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Valuable Feedback for Your School Design Projects

Are you a student? Do you have a senior project or year-end design paper to complete? The GrabCAD Community can help.

RC Car Engine model. Part of William's class project.

William, a PowerGrabber in the GrabCAD community posted a question on the GrabCAD Q&A about the schoool project he's working on, a design for an RC Car. In the question, he asks other questions, not just about design, but about issue and ideas he can address in the design he is working on.

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Models We Love

We enjoyed being able to bring some incredible new content to you last week with our new series featuring the coolest, most detailed models on GrabCAD.

This week we look at three models in the automotive and machine design category. Beautiful models with strong attention to detail and some interesting stories behind them. Take a look and let us know what your favorite is!

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Models We Love

This week we bring you a new era of featured models from the GrabCAD library. The community continues to grow and we see more and more highly detailed models every day.

We want to feature the best of those and give credit to the thought and work that went into the process and story behind each. We hope you like it and if you see a high quality model that you love, be sure to let them know. Incredible Detail, Incredible Models. The GrabCAD community never fails to amaze.

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Top 20 Most Interesting CAD Models from Last Week

You like CAD models?

We've got CAD models.

It's a special dose of 3D model bliss this week as we double up and give you 20 interesting models from the last couple weeks. With nearly 50,000 engineers on GrabCAD there are more interesting models than ever. What are your favorite?

Ferrari Enzo / Ivo

This Ferrari Enzo (IGES) by Evo is modeled and rendered in SolidWorks. This is also Ivo's first models on GrabCAD, who is a mechanical engineer proficient in Creo Parametric, SolidWorks and CATIA.
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3D Models that Put the ‘Scare’ in Scary Design

Well, Halloween is long over, but our scary design competition to model the fright into (or out of?) 3D geometry is just ending. Once again, we took on the challenge and the GrabCAD Community doesn't disappoint Take a look.

You'll notice a few of the models posted here in the GrabCAD community and in the PlanetPTC community album for the competition. That's quite alright! We'll look at the three that received the most likes here and then take a look at the other entries in the competition. The top model for this competition is the one you see above, Halloween Ball by William. Great job William!

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Top 10 Most Interesting CAD Models from Last Week

A huge milestone for GrabCAD this week. The community that started just over a year ago has reached 40,000 engineers, designers, makers, geeks and modeling freaks. You can see the amount of models they're sharing. Let's take a look from some interesting ones from the past week. Hit it!

FP-1 Race Car / Arsalan

A work in progress, but impressive nonetheless, this FP-1 (NX/STEP) formula 1 style FSAE competition race car of team Formula Pakistan is from GrabCAD user Arsalan.
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Top 10 Most Interesting CAD Models from Last Week

Time to rock another set of 10 interesting models out of the GrabCAD library! Are you ready? We've got a everything from odd musical instruments to surfacing tutorials, super yachts to chess sets. Take a look, then hop over to check each one out. Hit it!

jack-o-lantern model

Jack-o-lantern / Dlviir Singh Soohl

Well, we can't very well go through October without a Jack-o-lantern, and boy do we have a cool one. This cheeky looking Jack-o-latern (Pro/E and STEP) by Dlviir Singh Soohl is just one of the entries in the Scary Design contest going on right now.

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