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Mold Design Made Easy with XMD-S & KeyCreator CAD

Posted by Scott Sweeney on Mon, Sep 26, 2011

Mold core designed in XMD-S with KeyCreator CAD software

Exciting news for Mold Designers using KeyCreator or CADKEY.

The makers of XMD - Expert Mold Designer - have a new package based in solids!

It's appropriately called XMD-S.

And the mold design software is available now. 

If you have never seen XMD-S Mold design software in action you have got to check it out!  And if you have XMD but haven't upgraded to XMD-S, you will be delighted by all of the new functionality in this new software package.

This add-on to KeyCreator Direct CAD software will simplify you life.  Well, maybe your work life, which might simplify your entire life!

Here is quick overview of XMD-S:

And please click here for a brief descritpion of XMD-S and to get more information.

Thanks for reading!

Topics: XMD-S, CAD for Mold design, CAD for Tool design, Injection Mold Design, Plastics CAD

Making Manufacturing Cool

Posted by Scott Sweeney on Thu, Sep 08, 2011


Tractor designed in KeyCreator Direct CAD

I received this blog article recently from a 24 year old named Derek Singleton that talked about how to make Manufacturing Cool in American schools. Actually, its a prescription for getting manufacturing education back into our schools.

His blog is full of great statistics and echo's our sentiments and commitment to re-invigorating manufacturing in the US.

Check out his blog here:

How Manufacturing Can Attract Young Talent Again

I hope you enjoy his blog.

Thanks for reading.

Topics: manufacturing in the USA, Manufacturing education, STEM