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

What is Model Based Definition? Why Implement It?

What is Model Based Definition MBD? Why Implement Model Based Definition?

Part 2 of the MBD Series with Norm Crawford – understanding what MBD is and the value of implementing MBD

The second part of 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

Understanding Model Based Definition with an Expert in GD&T

Understanding Model Based Definition MBD with an Expert in GD&T

Norm Crawford has an ASME GDTP Senior level certification, is an expert in MBD implementation and shares his experiences with DCS.

The first in a series of Model Based Definition (MBD) articles, Norm Crawford 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

Upcoming Webinar - Pattern Move -- Setting Patterns of Holes and Pins and Then Some

Pattern Move - Floating & Fixed Fasteners, Gravity, Partial Pin, all with Model Variants 

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

Understanding Iteration Move and 3DCS Iterative Logic in Statistical Tolerance Analysis

How to Use and Apply Iterative Logic in Your Tolerance Analysis Model

Understanding and Using the Iteration Move in 3DCS Software

This article compiles information about the Iteration Move in 3DCS to help you use it and apply it in your tolerance analysis modeling. For more about Iteration Move, visit the DCS Community at:

 

https://community.3dcs.com/help_manual/iterationmove.htm?zoom_highlightsub=iteration+move

https://community.3dcs.com/help_manual/dcu_loopmv_dll.htm?zoom_highlightsub=iteration+move

 

What is the Iteration Move?

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

Thank You for a Great 2018 - More to Come in 2019

Welcome to 2019 - Let's Get Started

Let's Talk About 2018 and What's In Store for 2019

2018 has been a good year. DCS is happy to welcome new clients, and work further with existing clients as Quality 4.0 and Tolerance Analysis continue to develop. 

Topics: PTC Creo Siemens NX 3DCS Creo Webinar CATIA V6 FEA SPC T&T Tolerance Analysis 3DCS CATIA

Is Cloud Computing Really Better for Business? Survey says...

Is Cloud Computing Really Better for Business? Survey says... 

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