Can you attach your old trusty taillight on your new fancy road bike with its own proprietary mounting system? The answer is a resounding YES - if you know your way around SOLIDWORKS and have access to a 3D printer! After all, ifyou’ve just spent a few thousand dollars on a shiny new bike you probably want to save some money and keep using your old lights. Read on to see how we fitted an old Lezyne brand taillight to the proprietary Blendr mounting system found on Trek bikes.
Sketching is a fundamental aspect of SOLIDWORKS, and any time saved during the process can yield significant dividends. To that end, we have compiled a list of five tips and tricks to help you sketch more efficiently and quickly in SOLIDWORKS.
This content was adapted from a presentation originally delivered at the Western Michigan Lakeshore SOLIDWORKS User Group (WMLSWUG) summit in December of 2022.