Thomas Rambach

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Autoproject edges during sketch creation?

Taking a poll of the Inventor user community… How many of you have the autoproject edges for sketch creation and edit turned on? I have always left it off because the majority of the time I do not want extra edges projected into my new sketch and therefore making the new feature more dependent on …

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Inventor 2009 Subscription Bonus Pack

Autodesk is moving towards a Microsoft approach to product releases which they are calling ‘Flexible Software Delivery’. This approach will be based on two different components available after the initial product release. Product updates like they exist now will include service packs and hotfixes. They will also have available subscription bonus packs. These bonus packs …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2008/10/30/inventor-2009-subscription-bonus-pack/

McCain, Obama – Side by Side Comparison

Check out this side by side comparison of quotes by McCain and Obama on the issues.  It also allows you to see quotes from other high profile politicians. http://labs.google.com/inquotes/

Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2008/10/07/mccain-obama-side-by-side-comparison/

Assembly constraint options

Two of the most under used and misunderstood application options are related to assembly constraints. How many times have you inherited someone else’s assembly file and spent hours trying to unravel their constraint scheme? Enter the options, ‘constraint redundancy analysis’ and ‘constraint failure analysis’. Constraint redundancy analysis will analyze for duplicate constraints applied within your …

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Permanent link to this article: http://cadtoolbox.com/2008/10/01/assembly-constraint-options/