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Topics: Engineering Executives


What Do Executives Value Most in a Mechanical Engineer?
By Darren Garnick - September 21, 2017

Onshape’s latest eBook offers career advice for mechanical engineers seeking their next raise or promotion.

Topics: Engineering Executives


Engineer Uses Onshape to Bring Iconic “Coffee Grinder Calculator” Back to Life
By Darren Garnick - September 20, 2017

Marcus Wu used Onshape to recreate the mechanical Curta Calculator, history’s first hand-held calculator. He built a custom one for TV star Adam Savage.

Topics: Tech Tips


Tech Tip: Creating Sheet Metal Tabs in Onshape
By Cody Armstrong - September 19, 2017

Creating Sheet Metal Tabs just got a lot easier with Onshape’s most recent update. Here’s how to use the new command.

Topics: Tech Tips


Partner Spotlight: SIMSOLID is Coming Soon to the Onshape Cloud
By Ken Welch | SIMSOLID - September 14, 2017

SIMSOLID, the next generation of structural analysis software, will be available soon as an Integrated Cloud App in the Onshape App Store.


Petrak Industries: “Onshape’s Sharing Feature Saved a Major Client 5 Weeks in Design Time”
By Darren Garnick - September 13, 2017

Systems engineer Brian Joffe credits cloud-based Onshape for dramatically speeding up collaboration between him and his outside design partners.

Topics: What's New


What's New in Onshape's Latest Update (9/8/2017)
By Cody Armstrong - September 11, 2017

Every few weeks, Onshape releases automatic upgrades to your full-cloud CAD system. Learn about new functionality from our September 8, 2017 update.

Topics: What's New

Topics: Industry Perspectives, Guest Post


How to Generate G-Code For Onshape Models From Anywhere in Minutes
By Don LaCourse - September 7, 2017

VisualCAMc, soon available in the Onshape App Store, lets you perform CAM programming from anywhere and on any computer.

Topics: Industry Perspectives, Guest Post


Full-Cloud CAD Speeds Up Jig & Fixture Design
By Darren Garnick - August 31, 2017

As part of modernizing your shop floor, your team can now design fixtures and jigs in Onshape online right at their workstations.

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