Whether it's your first venture into 3D technical drawingsoftware or you're switching to SolidWorks from somethingelse, you're probably excited about what this CAD program hasto offer. Chances are, you figure it's going to takeawhile to get the hang of it before you can begin cranking outthose perfectly precise 3D designs. SolidWorks For Dummies,2nd Edition, can help you dramatically shorten thatget-acquainted period!
SolidWorks For Dummies, 2nd Edition will helpyou get up and running quickly on the leading 3D technical drawingsoftware. You'll see how to set up SolidWorks to create thetype of drawings your industry requires and how to take fulladvantage of its legendary 3D features. You'll discover howto: * Work with virtual prototypes * Understand the user interface * Use templates and sketch, assemble, and create drawings * Automate the drawing process * Review drawings and collaborate with other team members * Define and edit sketches * Create dimensions and annotations * Print or plot your drawings * Leverage existing designs
Sample files on the bonus CD-ROM show you how to apply thelatest version of SolidWorks and accomplish specific tasks. Even ifyou're brand-new to CAD software, SolidWorks For Dummies,2nd Edition will have you feeling like a pro in notime. You'll find you've entered a whole newdimension.
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials arenot included as part of eBook file.