Hole Notes and Hole Types

Question: Geez… there’s lots of different types of holes…. how do I know the difference when reading a drawing? Answer: Once again… Jim to the rescue with a LOT of information about holes. Going Beyond: Hole Notes Answer the questions below by copying and...

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Convert from OnShape to Autodesk for CAM

Question: So how exactly do you convert a part from OnShape into something that you can use to do CAM in Autodesk Fusion360 and Inventor? Answer: Just export it to a STEP file! Easier said than done… watch this 3 minute video to show you how!  105 total views,  1 views...

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OnShape-View Controls on a Chromebook

Question: How do I use OnShape on a chromebook? It’s almost as bad a s a Mac! No right click or anything. Please help! Answer: It is a little trickier to do 3D modeling on a chromebook due to the lack of a few things that a real computer has. Luckily enough for us older guys, kids...

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Mass Property Analysis in OnShape

Download the WorksheetDownload the E-Hand In You can tell a lot about a part when you make it in 3D modeling software. If you tell the software what the part is made of, you can find out all of it’s properties like weight, mass, density, and volume. When you look at this information...

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Robocell Basic to Advanced

Here is a playlist of tutorials that will take you from the very basics to get you started, and then works its way up through relative coordinates to using variables and using inputs and outputs. « Prev1 / 1Next »RoboCell: BasicsRobocell: Setting Up Your Cell in CellSetupRobocell Activity...

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Shapeoko-Building Your Machine

Question: What are some resources I will need to assemble my machine? Any tips or tricks you have to make it easier? Answer: Shapeoko has many resources for you to build your machine once you make the purchase. Click on the picture above! First off… it comes with an Assembly...

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