Tutorials

How do I convert STL graphics to a solid model?

124 26 Beginner
This tutorial will teach you how to convert STL graphics to a solid model in SOLIDWORKS. Try it. It worked for me!

How to convert STL to STEP using FreeCAD

73 22 Beginner
This tutorial covers how to convert an STL to a STEP using FreeCAD. Note: Since STLs are meshes, the resulting model won't be as precise as parts originally made as solids. FreeCAD can export: - Step - Iges - Scad - Dxf - Dwg - Obj - Pdf And many others…

How to change default unit system in SolidWorks

51 12 Beginner
In this tutorial i will show you how to change units permanently in Solidworks.

CATIA V5 Basic Tutorial

47 5 Beginner
This tutorial contains Basic Catia modules sketcher, part, assemblies, drafting... this will list general toolbars used in each modules and there overview for academic purpose with some specific topic elaborations.

How to convert CAD files in Workbench

112 48 Beginner
How to convert file formats, such as sldprt and sldasm files, to STEP, IGES, STL, Parasolid (.x_t), ACIS (.sat), JT, or VRML (.wrl)

How to convert STL to sldprt

27 11 Beginner
How to convert STL to sldprt

How do I scale a model in Inventor?

46 13 Beginner
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Tutorial: How to model involute gears in SolidWorks and show design intent.

62 23 Beginner
The model from this tutorial is found here: http://grabcad.com/library/involute-gear-design-from-scratch-1

Tutorial: How to use drafting workbench in Catia V5?

8 1 Beginner
Tutorial to use drafting workbench in Catia V5.

Tutorial - Creating knurl in SolidWorks?

35 3 Beginner
Here is the tutorial.

How to convert enclosed surface to solid in CATIA?

5 1 Beginner
Small example from my side. As there is no software supporting to your .catpart file. I do have Catia v5 r19

How to write a text on curved surface, solidworks 2012

17 6 Beginner
You need to use the Wrap tool

How to 3D Texture Your Parts for FDM Printing Using SOLIDWORKS 2019!

35 7 Beginner
Instructions on how to create physical, repeating textures you can FEEL and TOUCH on your 3D prints, using a new feature found in SOLIDWORKS 2019. (And this technique will work with ANY type of 3D printer, not just Stratasys!)

Gear design & drawing in SolidWorks

29 10 Beginner
In this tutorial i design a simple Gear. Just the basics. I hope it is ok. If you have any questions feel free to ask.

How to insert a symbol in AutoCAD?(ø,°,Ω)

4 0 Beginner
Learn how to insert symbols in AutoCAD. This GrabCAD tutorial teaches you how to add phase symbols, diametar symbols and even a dia symbol!