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Beginner to Advanced SolidWorks 2013 Tutorial

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Beginners SolidWorks 2013 Tutorial
Duration: 12.5 Hours
Video lessons: 96

Advanced SolidWorks 2013 Tutorial
Duration: 9.5 hours
Video lessons: 87
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Includes 22 hours of easy to follow Beginner to Advanced SolidWorks 2013 video tutorials presented by an industry expert.
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Contents from Beginners SolidWorks 2013
What Is SolidWorks All About
First Time You Run SolidWorks
SolidWorks Default Interface - Lesson 1
SolidWorks Default Interface - Lesson 2
SolidWorks Default Interface - Lesson 3
Customizing The Interface - Lesson 1
Customizing The Interface - Lesson 2
Customizing The Interface - Lesson 3
Templates And File Types

Introducing Sketch Elements
Sketching Rectangles
More Sketch Entities
Using Sketch Tools
Design Intent And Automatic Sketch Relations
3D Sketch Introduction
Introduction To Dimensions In 2D Sketches
The Modify Dialog Box
Getting Started On A Simple Model

Working With SolidWorks Features
Examining A Linkage - Lesson 1
Examining A Linkage - Lesson 2
Building A Linkage - Lesson 1
Building A Linkage - Lesson 2
Building A Linkage - Lesson 3
Fillets Through Variable Radius
More Fillets
Mirror And Feature Order
Mirroring Parts
Simple Configurations
Configurations And Design Tables
Meta Data

Tools For Plastic Parts
Plastic Features Introduction
Draft Introduction
Neutral Plane Draft
Parting Line Draft
Step Draft
Multiple Shells
Ribs - Lesson 1
Ribs - Lesson 2
Mounting Bosses
Reference Geometry
Lip And Groove
Snap, Hook, and Groove

Modeling A Sheet Metal Enclosure
Sheet Metal Introduction
Building A Sheet Metal Enclosure - Lesson 1
Building A Sheet Metal Enclosure - Lesson 2
Library Features and Forming Tools
Creating A Forming Tool From Scratch
Using The Insert Bends Method
Lofted Bends
Corner Treatments

Simple Sweeps And Lofts
3D Sketch Review
Creating Pipes
3D Splines And Sweeping Wires
Sweeps With Guide Curves
Loft And Boundary
Helix And Threads
Sweep With Twist

Part Drawings
Introduction To SolidWorks Drawings
Templates And Formats - Lesson 1
Templates And Formats - Lesson 2
Templates And Formats - Lesson 3
Creating New Drawing
Creating Views
More View Display Options
Placing Dimensions and Annotations

Editing - Lesson 1
Editing - Lesson 2

Building Assemblies
Introduction To Assemblies - Lesson 1
Introduction To Assemblies - Lesson 2
Putting Parts Into An Assembly
Assembling Parts
Mating The Wishbone
Mating The Linkage
Handlbar Sub-Assembly
Assembling The Fork Into The Motorcycle
Simple Animation
Assembly Tools
Tools For Large Assemblies
Creating A Multibody Chain

Visualization Techniques
Visualization Introduction
Display Modes

Assembly Drawings
Assembly Drawings
Exploded View
Multiple Position View And Printing
Detached Drawings And eDrawings

Favorite Settings
Best Practice Suggestions
SolidWorks Resources On The Web

About The Trainer
About The SolidWorks Tutor
Contents from the Advanced SolidWorks 2013
Advanced Multi-Body
Getting Started With Templates And Working Files
Introduction To Multi-Body Modeling
Dividing Solid Bodies
Using The Intersect Tool
Feature Scope
Patterning And Moving Solid Bodies
Advantages And Limitations Of Multi-Bodies
Preferred System Settings

Surfacing Primer
Why You Need Surface Modeling
Making A Solid From Surface Features
Boundary Surface In The Helmet Model
Getting Started On The Helmet
Ridges And Vents
Adding Side Vents
More Front Vents
Adding Ridges
Face Shield And Mirroring

Complex Shapes And Surfacing
Interpolated Geometry
Controlling And Evaluating Splines
Making Smooth Splines
Creating Spark Plug Wires
Advanced Sketch Entities
Curve Features
Projected Curves
Reference Point And Equation Driven Curves
Intersection And Face Curves

Working With Solids And Surfaces
Working Between Solids And Surfaces
Cut With Surface And Replace Face
Fill Surface To Replace A Face
Using the Freeform Feature
Using Delete Face Options

Advanced Solid Features
Indent Feature
Using The Wrap Feature
Using The Flex Feature
Dome And Shape Features
Variable Radius Fillets
Hold Lines And Full Rounds
Setback Fillet
Constant Width And Edge Selection

Master Model Techniques
Introduction To Layouts And Master Model
Splitting The Mouse
Splitting Bodies Into Parts
Save Bodies
Insert Into New Part
Insert Part
Experimenting With Intersect
Layouts And Assembly Sketches

Advanced Mates
Width And Symmetry Mates
Plate Cams
Barrel Cam
Gear Mates
Rack And Pinion And Linear Coupler
Hinge And Screw Mates
Universal Joint Mate
Mate References
Lock, Fix, And In-Place Mates
Assembling Block And Crankshaft
Piston Sub-Assembly
Second Piston Assembly
Cylinder Head And Rocker Assembly
Rocker, Valve, And Gears

Assembly Tools
Placing Parts Without Mates
Interference Detection
Collision Detection
SolidWorks AssemblyXpert and RX
De-Feature Parts And Assemblies
Advanced Selection Methods
Animation And Movies

File Management
Lightweight, Hidden, Suppressed, And Resolved Files
Copying And Finding Referenced Documents
SolidWorks Explorer And References
Virtual Components

Top Down Design
In Context Relationships
Creating A Mould From Layout Sketches
Workflow For Creating New Assemblies With In-Context Parts
Assembly Holes Driven By Layouts
Break, Lock, and Remove External Relations

Advanced Assemblies
Copy With Mates
Assembly Features - Lesson 1
Assembly Features - Lesson 2
Component Patterns
Assembly Configurations
Display States
Large Assembly Mode
Speedpak And Mark Or Purge Configuration Data

About The Trainer
  • Tutor: Matt Lombard
  • Duration: 22 hours
  • Video lessons: 183
  • Product code: 01816
  • In stock: YES
  • Available on: DVD & Download
  • Work files included: YES
  • Works on: MS Windows PC & Mac
  • Latest SolidWorks Course: SolidWorks 2016 Tutorial
In the beginners SolidWorks 2013 training course, Matt Lombard introduces you to the basic tools and techniques you will need to create 3D mechanical models in SolidWorks. He covers topics such as; sketching, linkage, chamfers, sweeps and lofts, templates, building assemblies and visualization techniques. This tutorial gives you a basic introduction to SolidWorks, and creates a foundation for you to create your own designs and models.

In the advanced SolidWorks 2013 tutorial video, you go beyond the basics and get in-depth with the modeling capabilities of SolidWorks. Matt introduces you to surfacing, and then covers how to surface complex shapes. You learn about master model techniques, advanced mate tools, assembly tools, file management and using top down design techniques. This advanced tutorial expands your SolidWorks skill set, and increases your ability to create complex and detailed models with this software.

Once you have completed both of these training courses, you will be a master at creating intricate, detailed 3D CAD models for your own personal or professional use. These training courses give you hands on experience through the use of the working files that the author has provided, allowing to you apply what you learn in real life projects.
What Our Customers Are Saying

"Thank you so much, this tutorial is incredible! I have never learned how to use a software package so fast and in such a fun way before, presenter Andy has a style and sense of humour that is bang on. thank you!"Tadgh Creed, Texas
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