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CADimensions, Inc. is an authorized SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys reseller with certified training & support centers located in New York and Pennsylvania, USA. We are 100% focused on living a CADLIFE and have our vendor’s unconditional endorsement in the sales and support of their products.

Our mission is to put the proper engineering tools in the hands of our customers, so they may realize a shorter time to market and a reduction in design, manufacturing and overall operational costs. Each employee has a personal responsibility to produce quality work, provide prompt service, and promote CADimensions by exhibiting a great attitude. We are in business because of our customers. We value the opportunity to provide our products to them and we will always value the partnership we have with them.

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Additive Manufacturing Podcast Episode One

Welcome to the first CADimensions Additive Manufacturing Podcast! The topics covered in this episode were Metal 3D Printing, Military 3D Printing Uses, and LCD masked DLP Printers. Show Prep: HP’s New 3D Printers Build Items not of Plastic but of Steel Introducing Original Prusa SL1 – Open Source SLA 3D Printer  Marines 3D-print concrete barracks

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Is there a SOLIDWORKS for Mac?

There is one question that we probably get 1-2 times per day in the CADimensions offices, which is, “Is there a SOLIDWORKS for Mac?” We would like to start with a disclaimer. There are obviously arguments to be made for both sides of this debate which is nothing that we intend to settle here. The

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 Preview: Smarter Engineering Podcast Episode 1

In our first PODCAST episode, we discussed what’s new for SOLIDWORKS 2019 as well as our upcoming events! Catch the first glimpse of a few of the exciting new tools are coming your way! For more info on our launch events: SOLIDWORKS 2019 Launch Events At CADimensions, we believe that our most valuable asset is

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A More Efficient Modeling Process

As the world demands products to be designed faster, companies are always looking to find ways to create a more efficient modeling process. There is one overlooked and super simple trick in SOLIDWORKS that can help meet these demands: Custom Templates. Custom Templates In SOLIDWORKS you have the ability to create custom templates for all

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3D Printing or CNC – 3 Factors to Make the Best Choice

3D Printing or CNC? 3D Printing and CNC machines both create three-dimensional objects, but which one should you choose? The answer may not be as simple as you expect, especially if you have used a CNC machine for decades. If you move a little bit outside your comfort zone, you could discover the best tool

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3D Printing: The 3 Biggest Misconceptions

Like so many other groundbreaking ideas, there is a balancing act between understanding what the current technology is actually capable of doing and what is simply impossible with current market limitations. A challenge for the 3D printing industry is separating the myth from reality. Some misconceptions go beyond the current capabilities of additive manufacturing (AM)

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3D Printing Materials Cheat Sheet

3D printing materials are available in a wide variety of plastics, and choosing the right one depends what type of printer you are using and the application the finished piece will be used in, among other things. Our customers ask all the time, “what material should I be using?” And while we love an easy solution,

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Deactivate with the magic of the Activation Wizard

It’s an exciting day when you install SOLIDWORKS on your brand new computer.  But the day takes a dark toll when you realize you forgot to deactivate before uninstalling on your old computer.  Do you really have to download and install SOLIDWORKS on the old computer just to deactivate the license?  But that will take

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What to make of a 3D printed gun

Are 3D Printed Guns a Good Idea The debate surrounding the ethics of creating a 3D printed gun is one that is not likely to fade from the public eye any time soon. It’s much more likely that we’ll see this conversation get more and more heated as the legality of the available prints is

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Tool Room Headaches

The tool room tends to be an overlooked opportunity for improving operations. Tool room headaches are really common problems,  and they don’t need to be overblown. Here is one of my firsthand examples of one of my biggest headaches at my last company. Efficient Quality Control I had an order come in for 5,000 pieces.  The

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