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Design Brief: To model a gearbox of your own design, however, it should only have two shafts (input and output). It should have details such as bearings, seals, keyways and keys etc. 10 more words


Facing An Array Of Challenges, Autodesk Shifts To Subscription Pricing

Autodesk has been around the block a few times, having debuted way back in 1982 in the earliest days of the desktop PC. These days, the company is in the midst of a major transition from a licensing model to a subscription model, while juggling the assortment of challenges a change like this brings to a mature company. 946 more words


Simple Rack

Software: AutoCAD 2010
Objects: 3D Solid
– Rack:  Glass (realistic) & Wood (realistic)
– Floor:  Advanced (mirror effect)
– Wall: Stone (realistic)


3D Printing a USRP B200 Mini Case

USRPs are incredibly handy devices, they let us play all over the spectrum with the signal processing algorithms and software of the day.  The USRP B210 was an awesome step in practicality requiring only USB3 for I/O and power, minimizing the number of cables required to haul around.   326 more words

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Icosahedron in OnShape

Inspired by a geodesic planter I saw on Thingiverse, I went about trying to make that shape in OnShape. I thought I might make the same thing out of wood, so I wanted to know what the composite triangle component was, which meant I had to CAD it starting with creating the correct triangular shape. 323 more words


Bracket Design and Analysis


Company has provided a rough sketch of their flower basket bracket and would like some analysis performed to test whether the design is feasible. 124 more words