The detail and depth you need to get the most out of SolidWorks
Whether you're new to SolidWorks or want to expand your current skills, this is the SolidWorks book you need. Offering in-depth content that exceeds most other publications on the subject, this book is a complete desk reference. Well-known SolidWorks consultant Matt Lombard covers all features, explains best practices, and provides pages of step-by-step tutorials and advanced techniques that will soon have you successfully using this powerful software for your own CAD projects.
Understand feature- and history-based modeling, and sketching with parametrics
Create sketches, parts, assemblies, and drawings
Master the user interface, including menus, toolbars, macros, and more
Work with mold tools, plastic and sheet metal parts, and weldments
Learn advanced techniques for multibody modeling
Build animations with SolidWorks MotionManager
What's on the CD-ROM? The CD includes many examples files of drawings, parts, and assemblies. You'll also find part templates and before-and-after files that follow the tutorials in the book.
System Requirements: See the CD Appendix in the book for details and complete system requirements.