Posts in category: ‘Tips of the Trade’

Engineering.com to stream Hardi & Oleg talking CAD collaboration: March 11

You’ve probably noticed GrabCAD’s founder and CEO Hardi Meybaum going head to head with PLM blogger Oleg Shilovitsky through this blog, BeyondPLM.com and twitter. We thought, why not take this debate to the next level? We’re getting these two in a room, turning the camera on and letting the world watch them address your burning CAD collaboration questions.

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Engineering.com will be hosting and moderating this historical event on Tuesday March 11th at 2pm EST and registration is now open.

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Project Spotlight: PinforGC Team show open engineering principles at work

One of the best things about GrabCAD is that it brings professionals together to help them further their career or bring their designs into actuality. We have a special project to spotlight, which isn’t just one design but a group of GrabCADrs coming together to form the PinforGC Team. Find out who they are, how they met, and their advice for their fellow engineers and designers.

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Challenge Winners: 3D4D Dreambox Emergence 3D Printed Sunglasses for Kids

The 3D4D Dreambox Emergence Challenge asked GrabCADrs to develop highly cost effective sunglasses for children as a preventative measure for Pterygium (known in the US as Surfer’s Eye.)

Dreambox 3D Printed Glasses on GrabCAD

Matthew Hayto put together a quick summary that sheds some light on the manufacturing constraints their team and Challenge participants needed to overcome. The winning glasses and the full results are available on the Dreambox Protective Sunglasses for Children Challenge page. Dreambox Emergence was very impressed with the quality, variety and creativity of the 3D4D contest submissions.
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