SolidWorks fans have long sought more detail on buildingassemblies and assembly drawings with SolidWorks—and now youhave it. This new book by well-known SolidWorks guru Matt Lombardcovers assemblies from the basics through advanced techniques. Notonly does it provide the greater detail you've been seeking, italso includes topics not widely covered elsewhere. Pair this bookwith Matt's new SolidWorks 2011 Parts Bible and you have the bestSolidWorks reference set out there!
Review the basics—putting parts into assemblies, usingexternal references, and more
Explore SolidWorks tools, such as the new Defeature tool forassemblies
Simulate motion with advanced mates
Add fillets, chamfers, and weld beads to assemblies
Sketch in 3D and create weldments and weldment drawings
Learn animation and use it to flex parts and turn motors
Animate flexible components
Move components with your choice of tools
Build mechanisms with layouts
Get the in-depth detail you've been seeking
Find new ways to build better assemblies
Learn best practices and advanced techniques
What's on the DVD?
The DVD includes helpful video tutorials, as well as manyexamples of assemblies and assembly drawings. You'll also findbefore-and-after files that follow the tutorials in the book.
System Requirements: Please see the DVD appendix for details andcomplete system requirements.
Includes a DVD!
With video tutorials, examples of assemblies and assemblydrawings, and more