• Maximum Mold Open distance

    I had read an earlier discussion on a similar case but I have one doubt about the 'infinite distance' between the two halves. I have seen two cases.   CASE 1: Here, the two mold halves remain attached together w...
    Rupesh Shrestha
    last modified by Rupesh Shrestha
  • Design Notes Column in Feature Tree

    I've been thinking for a while that it would be incredibly helpful for SW to have a notes column in the feature tree where I could make notes to myself and other engineers about the design as it progresses. Has this e...
    Andriy Wybaczynsky
    last modified by Andriy Wybaczynsky
  • Solidworks mold feature

    I am trying to create the mold for a propeller in SolidWorks, I couldn't make a split line over the prop blade. I couldn't really figure out what is wrong with geometry? Suggest what are other ways I can create a...
    Shivam Goswami
    last modified by Shivam Goswami
  • Twisted product sample issue

    I'm trying to draw the sample in the attached pictures, It's two triangle, small base triangle, and scaled up top triangle that is twisted 180 degrees, my first choice was using loft with guides to give the corners th...
    Ahmad Alshaikh Ali
    last modified by Ahmad Alshaikh Ali
  • Complex Overhang

    I am working to DFM a part for injection molding.This part contains a very slight overhang making it unable to eject from a mold. The two main over hangs are shown in the images attached. Any help on how to remov...
    Steve Olheiser
    last modified by Steve Olheiser
  • Thermoforming Mold Help

    Hi,   First post here but have spent countless hours reading posts here.   I am trying to make a thermoforming mold for a cover and spent most of the day trying different things from youtube videos.  ...
    Troy Barker
    last modified by Troy Barker
  • Overflow grooves - rubber molds

    Hello all,   I have struggled time and time again to create what we call in the rubber industry an overflow groove or flash groove with complex parting lines.  Today I finally found how to do it well and I ...
    Michael Clemons
    created by Michael Clemons
  • Text in Mold

    I need to add text to the surface of mold cavity. I want to have a font that is just a single line. That way it can be cut in with a ball end mill quickly. The fonts that I found have double line and are extruded ...
    1-GCUQMA
    last modified by 1-GCUQMA
  • SW2018_Innovation Day @ Coimbatore India..

    Thank you very much Team EGS and Mr.Natarajan for the wonderful launch event experience of Solidworks 2018 @ Coimbatore, India. We have benefited with the informative speech and the enhancement updates through out!! ...
    Redecos Technologies
    last modified by Redecos Technologies
  • Bye bye Plastics...

    Hello,   Here is probably my last post on this forum regarding SW Plastics as we're definitely switching to a professional and buggy free software made by true experts to be used by serious engineers and analyst...
    Radoslaw Szmid
    last modified by Radoslaw Szmid
  • Getting a Quote for Injection Molding Manufacturing vs. Injection Molding Design

    I'm not an engineer. As a matter of fact, I'm a graphic designer at an injection molding and plastic parts manufacturer in Toledo, Ohio. However, I do work with a couple of engineers here that receive requests for quo...
    Scott Bolyard
    last modified by Scott Bolyard
  • SolidWorks World 2014 Top Ten list: Vote Now! Voting ends January 15, 2014.

    Hi everyone,   Just a reminder that voting for the SolidWorks World 2014 Top Ten list ends on Wednesday January 15, 2014. Please be sure to submit your votes as soon as possible to have your opinion heard.  ...
    Salih Alani
    created by Salih Alani
  • SolidWorks World Top Ten list: Now open for Voting!

    Hi everyone,   Idea creation is now complete.  We are excited by the number of Idea submissions for the SolidWorks World 2014 Top Ten list. This year; we have the most submissions ever!   Now’s ...
    Salih Alani
    created by Salih Alani
  • SolidWorks World 2014 Top Ten List – Last chance to submit your new ideas before Voting begins on December 16th

    Hello Everyone,   New idea submission will end on December 16, 2013 when we will transition into the voting phase (which will end on January 15, 2014).   Before the December 16, 2013 submission deadline,...
    David Hensel
    created by David Hensel
  • Over mold question

    Hi everyone,   I want to make a button with an over molded rubber (butyl or santoprene I'm thinking) ring. It's going to act like a ring on a speaker, with button section essentially being like a speaker cone. M...
    Rich Bolduc
    last modified by Rich Bolduc
  • Just passed the Certified SolidWorks Advanced Mold Tools (CSWP-Mold Tools) today

    Just passed the Certified SolidWorks Advanced Mold Tools (CSWP-Mold Tools) today
    Mathew Stevenson
    last modified by Mathew Stevenson
  • Ergonomic handle Knurled

    Hello,   I search how can i create a knurled for a handle like this photos,   thank you !
    Test Test
    last modified by Test Test
  • Blended Chamfer

    Hi,        Can someone help me, How can I make a blended chamfer as shown on the PDF. I have attached a part file showing the profile. I tried everything but cannot seem to get this righ...
    Pramesh Dhungel
    last modified by Pramesh Dhungel
  • complex mold design problem!!!

    I can not figure out the best way to make this female mold.  I have given up on the mold tools and I am now looking at extrudes, combine (add, subtract), surfaces, etc....please let me know what you think the bes...
    Johnathon Green
    last modified by Johnathon Green
  • proper speaker installing into ABS cover

    hello all,     im designing a new medical device that has a very small speaker pointed to the back of the device. im looking for some recommendations and/or a guide for properly installing the speaker so t...
    Joel Rapoport
    last modified by Joel Rapoport