Engineering Talk - DCS's Blog on Quality and Engineering

Webinar Thurs, Feb 21st - NEW 3DCS Version 7.6 GD&T Interface and Application

NEW Version 7.6 for 3DCS Variation Analyst - CATIA, NX, CREO Integrated and Multi-CAD

Learn about the new features in 3DCS Version 7.6 and the updates to the software

Every major update of 3DCS includes some major features, which are demonstrated in the DCS Webinar Series for that version. To join the webinar, click below:

Topics: Press Release PTC Creo 3DCS Creo Siemens NX Webinar CATIA V6 Tolerance Analysis 3DCS CATIA

Adopting GD&T - Getting Started with GD&T in Model Based Definition

Adopting GD&T as Part of Model Based Definition

Model Based Definition MBD truly shines when used with GD&T, which can be a challenge of itself. 

The fourth part in the DCS series of Model Based Definition (MBD) articles, Norm Crawford, an expert in MBD implementation, discusses MBD with us at DCS, and shares his experiences in both successes and failures in Model Based Definition.

Topics: PTC Creo 3DCS Creo Siemens NX CATIA V6 Tolerance Analysis 3DCS CATIA

Optimize Design and Process with the Digital Twin - Featured in Manufacturing Today

Create Digital Twins in 3DCS to Simulate the Design and Manufacturing Process with CAD

Dimensional Control Systems provides software and services to analyze assemblies before they are manufactured to determine improvements that could save $1 million or more in production.

Posted on Manufacturing Today --- http://www.manufacturing-today.com/featured/exclusive-features/2245-dimensional-control-systems-2

Topics: 3DCS Creo PTC Creo Siemens NX CATIA V6 Tolerance Analysis 3DCS CATIA Press Release

The Largest Barrier and Common Mistakes in Implementing Model Based Definition

The Greatest Challenge and Common Mistakes in Implementing Model Based Definition

MBD offers a lot of value to those companies that implement it, however, it is often more difficult to implement than predicted from an unexpected source. 

The third part in the DCS series of Model Based Definition (MBD) articles, Norm Crawford, an expert in MBD implementation, discusses MBD with us at DCS, and shares his experiences in both successes and failures in Model Based Definition.

Topics: PTC Creo 3DCS Creo Siemens NX CATIA V6 Tolerance Analysis 3DCS CATIA