Your Partner in Design Solutions

CADimensions, Inc. is your local 3D printing, scanning, and designing partner. CADimensions is an authorized reseller of SOLIDWORKS, Stratasys, MakerBot, Desktop Metal, Boxx, and SMARTTECH 3D Scanners. We maintain certified training & support centers located throughout 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.

 

A note from Pete DiLaura, President of CADimensions Inc.

CADimensions is a family owned business that has been helping the regional engineering and manufacturing communities for almost 30 years. We are in business to enable our customers to design and manufacture innovative products that positively impact the communities we live in and the world around us.

We take great pride in being considered a trusted advisor for many of our customers and we are so thankful to the many who have chosen to partner and grow with us over the years.

Our Blog

Overcoming the 3 Big Barriers to Adopting a Data Management Solution

The idea of adopting a Data Management Solution seems to have a stigma of being cumbersome and overtly challenging. Most companies evaluating software to help manage their data, really share similar problems. As we present SOLIDWORKS PDM hundreds of times per year, these 3 come up almost every conversation. #1- “My data is in bad

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You’re Probably Wasting Time on FAI Reports

First article Inspection is a method of communicating the measurements from manufacturing to the drawing in order to verify if the manufactured part meets the tolerances.  This process is a collaborative effort between the supplier and purchaser.  FAI can also be called PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) depending on what industry you are in. When

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Additive Manufacturing Podcast – Replacement Parts, Medical, Air Quality, FormNext

Episode three of the CADimensions Additive Manufacturing Podcast is here! We’re talking about significant stories in the world of 3D printing from November. Companies are starting to 3D print replacement parts. The medical applications of 3D printing are expanding. People are afraid of nanoparticles, and 3D printing companies are starting to create products just for

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Additive Manufacturing Podcast: 3D Printed Electronics

Welcome to the second episode of the CADimensions Additive Manufacturing Podcast in front of our brand new Desktop Metal 3D Printer. Here’s what we talked about on the show:   Apple Patents Our discussion starts with a couple of new patents Apple recently received involving 3d printing using triangular tessellation and 3D printing system patents

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Is FDM TPU One of the Strongest 3D Printer Filaments?

Stratasys just released one of the strongest 3D printer filaments that I have had the opportunity to interact with. FDM TPU 92A has the ability to drastically stretch and compress while keeping its shape and has impressive tear resistance. The elastomer is designed to meet the needs of manufacturers requiring high part elongation, superior toughness, and

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5 Ways Design Validation Will Save Money

Designers and engineers today face different challenges than did their counterparts from even 10 years ago. Even the term “design validation” has a completely different meaning. One of the biggest questions in today’s design process revolves around prototypes. Companies today have to wait on physical models to be created before they can test for failures.

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How to Automatically Add Explode Lines for Each Component

Have you ever been working on a complex assembly and created an exploded view, just to realize that you now have to perform the task of adding explode lines between each and every component? Dread no more, SOLIDWORKS 2018 has you covered! New to SOLIDWORKS 2018 is the Smart Explode Lines tool. This tool automatically

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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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