Tag Archives: Rapid Sheet Metal

SolidWorks Render Contest – 84

Here is the model for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 84 for the month of March 2013, a cool Desktop Catapult

Scott Bruins has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

The model can be downloaded from the download section or from GrabCAD (login required)

And once you’re ready with your image, please use email to submit it. Last date to submit your entries is 31st March, 2013 (11:59 PM CDT)

But wait there are prizes too.

The winner will get $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Make sure you’re following the rules to take part in the contest.

And don’t forgot to 

SolidWorks Render Contest – 82 Winner

I apologize in the delay for declaring the winner. The model for SolidWorks Render Contest – 82  for the month of January 2013, was a cool Table Tennis Table 

Table Tennis Table

Cemal Uslu has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

And here is the Winning entry from Amr Mohamed Ibrahemstudent at Helwan University, Cairo , EGYPTImage 4

Mohamed wins a  $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Thanks to everyone for participating and Rapid Sheet Metal® for the prizes.

Other Entries were from:

Michael Lord, Manager- Development at TRAKKA Pty Limited.

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Don’t forgot to vote for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 83

Sheet Metal quotes on a click with SolidQuote™

Do you work on sheet metal? Do you make lot of different parts with sheet metal? Are you in need of instant quotes to decide on which sheet metal parts needs to be produced by prototyping or manufactured completely?

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Well a FREE Instant Sheet Metal Part Quoting Add-In for SolidWorks is at your service. Developed by “Rapid Sheet Metal®“, SolidQuote™ is way easy to use and give you instant quotes, even without going anywhere from your workstation or laptop.

Works with SolidWorks 2012 and 2013, Windows 7 or later, this is one of the tool you would need for your everyday working with sheet metal parts. Above all it is FREE to use.

Here are the simple steps needed to use this super cool tool:

1. Download SolidQuote™

2. Extract the zip file and install SolidQuote™.

Installing SolidQuote

Installing SolidQuote

3. Open SolidWorks™

4. Click on the “R” tab where add-ins are located on the right side.

5. Click “new user” (A Confirmation Email will be sent to your inbox).

5. Fill in your user information.

6. A confirmation email containing your password will be sent to your inbox.

7. Model your part, set the material, finish and then click on Get Pricing.

8. Instant quotes with delivery dates.

9. Instant Pricing updates for any change in quantity or other details.

10. To get the quotes on email, click on Add to saved quote list and then hit email quotes.

11. Confirmation message for the quotes delivered to you via email.

Start Designing & Quoting!

For more information about SolidQuote™ please visit www.esheetmetal.com

P.S.: Internet connection is required to use this tool and get instant quotes.

 

SolidWorks Render Contest – 81 Winner

I apologize in the delay for declaring the winner. The model for SolidWorks Render Contest – 81 for the month of December, 2012 was cool Poseable figure

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Supriadi Hanafi (Gee) has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

And here is the Winning entry from Michael Lord, Manager-Development at TRAKKA Pty Limited.Image 4

Michael wins a  $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Thanks to everyone for participating and Rapid Sheet Metal® for the prizes.

Other Entries were from:

Rhaegar TargaryenImage 1Image 1

Naveen Antal, Technical-Executive at Tech Savvy Engineers, IndiaImage 2Image 2

Michael Lord, Manager- Development at TRA

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Joe Fischer 

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Don’t forgot to vote SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 82 and do check SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 83 to win prizes…

SolidWorks Render Contest – 83

Here is the model for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 83 for the month of Febuary 2013, a cool Yak-55 RC Airplane

Alexey Yukish has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

The model can be downloaded from the download section or from GrabCAD (login required)

And once you’re ready with your image, please use email to submit it. Last date to submit your entries is 28th Febuary, 2013 (11:59 PM CDT)

But wait there are prizes too.

The winner will get $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Make sure you’re following the rules to take part in the contest.

Free Rapid Sheet Metal add-in for SolidWorks at SolidWorks World 2013

New! Quote sheet metal parts instantly within SolidWorks! 

No need to save a file and go to a web portal –  Rapid provides you real numbers that you can order against immediately. Just provide material, finish, and quantity. Watchout for a new free Rapid Sheet Metal add-in from Rapid Sheet Metal Inc to be announced at SolidWorks World 2013. Visit booth #400 in the Partner Pavilion to see a live demo of the new Free Rapid Sheet Metal add-in.

SolidWorks World 2013 will be held January 20-23, 2013 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin in Orlando, Florida.

Sign up for a complimentary exhibit hall pass. Click the link below to register. SolidWorks World Registration  Use Exhibit Hall Registration Code: SWWEX13113

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Sheet Metal Inc specializes in quick turn sheet metal prototype parts. Rapid Quotes in under 24 hours, and prototype parts in days. Expedited deliveries as fast as 24 hours available. Quantity one and short run parts FAST!  Rapid Sheet Metal focuses on quick turn prototype sheet metal fabrications and prototype stampings. Typical parts are enclosures, housings, cabinets and contacts. Plating, powder coating, silk screening and secondary services available.

Join thousands of users from around the world to:

  • Learn: Choose from over 200 technical breakout sessions led by SolidWorks users and industry experts.
  • Network: Meet other SolidWorks users, Solution Partners, resellers, and SolidWorks employees.
  • Explore: Discover products and services from SolidWorks Partners that can help you tackle just about any design, engineering, and manufacturing challenge.

If you are first timer to SWW check this as “Why you should attend“. The new  SWW 2013 website will give you all the required details like Agenda, Location details (for checking near by hotels and the surrounding areas), registration, etc.

Need help convincing the boss to let you go?: Boss’ Justification Letter

Another reason to be there: Get SolidWorks Certified at no charge!

When you register to attend SolidWorks World 2013 you get the opportunity to take a Certified SolidWorks Professional exam alongside other SolidWorks users—at no charge!

Get three registrations when you pay for two. On top of it if you are a CSWP/CSWE then add another $100 as discount to your conference pass. That’s a nice chunk of discounts. Get all fees details here

Visit www.solidworks.com/sww for the latest information about this exciting event.

I enjoyed and had a great time at SolidWorks World 2012 and I hope to meet you at the SolidWorks World 2013 in Orlando, Florida

PS–be sure to follow SolidWorks World on Twitter for regular news and updates.

Please note:  All individuals will be required to show proof of identification prior to collecting their badge and registration materials. Attendees must be 21 years or older to attend SolidWorks World 2013. Also residents of some countries may require a visa to enter the United States.

SolidWorks Render Contest – 82

Wishing everyone a Happy and Prosperous New Year.

Time for some fun and play. Here is the model for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 82 for the month of January 2013, a cool Table Tennis Table

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Cemal Uslu has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

The model can be downloaded from the download section or from GrabCAD (login required)

And once you’re ready with your image, please use email to submit it. Last date to submit your entries is 31st January, 2013 (11:59 PM CDT)

But wait there are prizes too.

The winner will get $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Make sure you’re following the rules to take part in the contest.

SolidWorks Render Contest – 80 Winner

The model for SolidWorks Render Contest – 80 for the month of November, 2012 was Robodude

Scott Bruins has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

And here is the Winning entry from Joe Fischer.

Joe wins a $75 worth of gift card from Rapid Sheet Metal® and One year subscription worth $97 to SolidWorks Tips Daily

Thanks to everyone for participating. Other Entries were from:

Steen Winther, Student at TAFE Design Centre Enmore, Sydney, Australia

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Michael Lord of  TRAKKA Pty Limited

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James Jeffreson

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Joe Fischer

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SolidWorks Render Contest – 81

This month’s contest has ended. Click here to check the entries and vote for your favorite one.

Modeling can be fun and rendering can be love. Here is the model for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 81 for the month of December, 2012,  cool Poseable figure

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Supriadi Hanafi has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

The model can be downloaded from the download section or from GrabCAD (login required)

And once you’re ready with your image, please use email to submit it.  Last date to submit your entries is 31st December, 2012 (11:59 PM CDT)

But wait there are prizes too.

The winner will get $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

Make sure you’re following the rules to take part in the contest.

SolidWorks Render Contest – 80

Sorry for the delay, here is the model for SolidWorks Rendering Contest – 80 for the month of November, 2012, a cool Robodude

(Rendering by Silvio Arcanjo)

Scott Bruins has shared this cool model on GrabCAD

The model can be downloaded from the download section or from GrabCAD (login required)

And once you’re ready with your image, please use email to submit it.  Last date to submit your entries is 30th November, 2012 (11:59 PM CDT)

But wait there are prizes too.

The winner will get $75 worth of gift card sponsored by:

Your Partner in Sheetmetal Prototyping

Rapid Prototype Parts………

            ……..When YOU Need Them”

And One year subscription worth $97 to SolidWorks Tips Daily sponsored by:

Make sure you’re following the rules to take part in the contest.