Direct CAD News & Views from Kubotek USA

#TechTipTuesday--Creating a Helical Groove on a Cylinder and a Chance to save on KeyCreator!

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Dec 13, 2016

For this week's Tech Tip Tuesday, you will learn modeling tricks to create a helical groove on a cylinder when working in KeyCreator CAD software. 

 

 

 

 

 

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#TechTipTuesday--Using TraceParts Components in KeyCreator 2016

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Dec 06, 2016

For this week's Tech Tip Tuesday, we take a look at making the most of one of our great partnerships by showing how to use TraceParts components in KeyCreator 2016. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Topics: 3D Direct Modeling, 3D Direct CAD, 3D CAD, Direct CAD, Engineering Design Changes, 3D CAD Training, Assembly Modeling Direct CAD, CAD Geometry, 3D solid modeling, CAD for Tool design, CAD for Manufacturing, CAD Animation, CADKEY, #TechTipTuesday, Tool & Die, 3D CAD Software, 3D CAD System, TraceParts

#TechTipTuesday: Modeling Trick- Creating a Die Relief

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Today's #TechTipTuesday highlights a simple trick to help you easily create a Die Relief while working in KeyCreator. 

 

 

 

 

 

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#TechTipTuesday: Modeling Trick- Fast Pipe Routing

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Nov 15, 2016

Today's #TechTipTuesday uses the powerful Dynamic CPLANE and Rectangle by Corners functions to quickly create an accurate, orthogonal path between two points. 

 

 

 

 

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#TechTipTuesday: Grouping an Assembly

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Nov 08, 2016

In this #TechTipTuesday you will learn to quicky group a sub-assembly and then manipulate it using the XFORM Dynamic Tool. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Topics: 3D Direct Modeling, 3D Direct CAD, 3D CAD, Direct CAD, Engineering Design Changes, Assembly Modeling Direct CAD, CAD Geometry, 3D solid modeling, CAD for Manufacturing, CAD Animation, CADKEY, #TechTipTuesday

#TechTipTuesday: Using the AlongE Function - 3D

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Nov 01, 2016

In this #TechTipTuesday We'll use the AlongE Function to position holes in a drilling operation on a sloped part of the face to drill two holes halfway up an equal distance from each side. 

 

 

 

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#TechTipTuesday--Slicing and Dicing a Sheet Metal Part

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Today's #TechTipTuesday offers a modeling trick on Slicing and Dicing a Sheet Metal Part

 

 

 

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#TechTipTuesday--Using Quick Dimensions

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Today's #TechTipTuesday shows how Using Quick Dimensions can save you even more time while working in KeyCreator Direct CAD

 

 

  

 

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#TechTipTuesday--Detailing: Detail Formatting On the Fly

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Oct 11, 2016

At KeyCreator we are all about working quickly and efficiently. During this #TechTipTuesday you'll see how to do detail formatting on-the-fly. 

 

 

 


 


  

 

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Topics: 3D Direct Modeling, 3D Direct CAD, 3D CAD, Direct CAD, Engineering Design Changes, CAD Geometry, 3D solid modeling, CAD for Manufacturing, CAD Animation, CADKEY, #TechTipTuesday, animation

#TechTipTuesday--Detailing: Using KeyCreator's Automatic Centerlines

Posted by John Agoglia on Tue, Oct 04, 2016

During this #TechTipTuesday you'll learn to use the Centerline tool to automatically create centerlines on holes in a drawing. 

 

 


 


  

 

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Topics: 3D Direct Modeling, 3D Direct CAD, 3D CAD, Direct CAD, Engineering Design Changes, CAD Geometry, 3D solid modeling, CAD for Manufacturing, CAD Animation, CADKEY, #TechTipTuesday, animation