Technical Marketing Engineer, Holly Cheek presents at the SASPUG-SOUTH User Group in Renton, Washington on Master Model Techniques.
This popular presentation has been given at user groups through this calendar year, and in every user group the audience learns something new and they get the opportunity to take away knowledge that they will use in their everyday design. Some of the useful tips given in this presentation include:
Something as simple as a shortcut – the Gesture Wheel, is learned. Pressing that right mouse button down and moving the mouse activates this tool. Then moving the mouse over the command will allow you to active that specific command.
Master Modeling is a way to approach a design that is a part that defines the geometry of an assembly. Ideally something that has a limited amount of space, you can design the entire shape. Then use more of a bottom-up approach with the other components in the assembly. Check out this video (set link to: http://www.hawkridgesys.com/tutorials/solidworks/solidworks-master-model/) on Master Modeling to learn more about this subject!