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Partner Spotlight: ExactFlat Turns Your Onshape Model Into a Usable 2D Pattern in Minutes
By Ian Miller - June 8, 2017

The dream of translating your design vision into a pattern that fits perfectly is now a step closer with ExactFlat Online, available in the Onshape App Store.

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Topics: Guest Post, Onshape App Store


Partner Spotlight: Simscape Delivers the ‘Magic’ of Testing Designs Without Hardware
By Steve Miller - May 11, 2017

Combining mechanical design in Onshape with dynamic simulation in Simscape means that virtual tests of your integrated system are now limited only by your imagination. Find out how easily you can virtually test your Onshape models with Simscape’s dynamic simulation tools.

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Topics: Guest Post


How Onshape Saves Us a Day on Nearly Every Manufacturing Job
By Mitch Free - April 27, 2017

Could your company use an extra day or two this month? Founder, chairman and CEO of ZYCI, Mitch Free, discusses how Onshape saves him a day of production on every project.

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How to Create Machining Operations and NC File Output For Your Onshape Models
By Abhijit Kumthekar - March 30, 2017

Without any software installation, OnCreate3D gives you CAM at your fingertips. Available now in the Onshape App Store!

Topics: Guest Post, Onshape App Store

Topics: Guest Post


Onshape’s 10 Guiding Principles for Improving User Experience
By Andy Morris - February 27, 2017

Onshape constantly strives to make full-cloud CAD a pleasure to use by incorporating ongoing customer feedback. Here’s what drives our UX team.

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Topics: Guest Post, Onshape App Store


Partner Spotlight: Swift Calcs Speeds Up Your Engineering Design & Analysis Calculations
By Brentan Alexander - January 31, 2017

Swift Calcs is excited to announce that the full Swift Calcs product suite, including Public, Business, and Professional plans, is now available in the Onshape App Store.

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Modeling a Functional 3D-Printed Violin in CAD
By Brian Chan - August 29, 2016

The violin's form is very recognizable. It’s been around for centuries, and has barely changed in design. Violin music has evolved to such a high level that the instrument has attained an almost legendary status in our culture.

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CAD in a Cab: How I Win Over Clients During Downtime
By Ben Moore - August 1, 2016

As the founder and CEO of a fast-growing startup, I’m constantly running between presentations, customer visits and trade shows. Based in South Carolina, my company, tForm, is already a leader in the thermoformed packaging industry – and a big part of our marketing strategy are trade shows with an emphasis on manufacturing.

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