Thomas Rambach

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Inventor Show & Tell: iProperty Editor

I’m starting a new series of posts called “Inventor Show & Tell”. These are quick posts showing some cool functionality or configuration within Autodesk Inventor that I’m using. The first is my custom iProperty editor. This tool replaces the standard iProperty editor. It corrals users into using set field values by utilizing dropdowns, checkboxes, etc. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2011/08/25/show-n-tell/

Live at 1pm EST: Design 8.16

Watch the announcement live at http://livestream.com/autocad Previously Recorded: Watch live streaming video from autocad at livestream.com

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2011/08/16/design816/

AutoCAD 8/16

Well, if you haven’t heard the news yet and have been oblivious to all the hype. Autodesk is set to announce something big regarding its flagship product, AutoCAD on Tuesday, Aug 16th. Watch the announcement live on Facebook at 10:00am PDT. Autodesk is hyping it as long awaited, so we’ll see. It could be a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2011/08/15/autocad-816/

You say potato, Engineers say a starchy, tuberous crop.

@Grabcad says they now have 18,181 registered CAD engineers. What makes them all engineers? I know it’s just semantics, but are we all really engineers now because we know how to use CAD software? I’ve heard a lot of discussions lately on Twitter, Facebook and Google+ as to what defines an engineer as an engineer, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2011/08/11/engineers/