Tag: Machinery Design

IronCAD Unveils 20th Anniversary Edition Focused on Assembly Design, Usability & Performance The latest CAD release delivers enhanced Shrinkwrap capabilities, improved Smart eBehavior, and a more intuitive user interface   (ATLANTA, Ga.) December 10, 2018 — IronCAD, the 3D CAD platform of choice among metal fabricators and custom machinery manufacturers, has officially released its 20th Anniversary… Read more

IronCAD 2019 Release We’re excited to announce that IRONCAD 2019 is here and it is our 20th Anniversary Release! This next generation of design-productivity software used among metal fabricators and custom machinery manufacturers continues to strengthen its ability to design, work and collaborate with large assembly designs. New functions and improved features/user interface focus on this… Read more

Have you ever found that the CAD assembly files you’re working on simply get too big to be manageable? Maybe your partners are sending you large files to import. Or maybe you export files that are simply too big for suppliers or customers to handle. Worse yet, maybe the design files you’re working on —… Read more

Coal Science Research Institute needed to develop a new mining machine and they needed CAD software that could meet the challenge. By implementing IRONCAD, they were able to develop an award-winning mining machine, the EBJ-120TP, in very little time. At present, most of the mining machines used in China are quite old. Many were designed in… Read more

Unified CAD Assembly Design Environment

Many designers working on large assemblies sometimes encounter strong disconnects between how they’d ideally like to handle their CAD assembly file and how their chosen CAD platform encourages them — or even forces them — to work. With traditional CAD design systems, which construct assemblies out of separate part files, it’s nearly impossible to make… Read more

SmartTribes CAD Design in IronCAD

How a Small Business Thrives with a CAD Solution That Manages Everything from Concept to Production With more than 20 years of design and manufacturing expertise, Silicon Valley–based SmartTribes provides services from proof-of-concept, prototype, and production ID designs to prototyping and manufacturing in Asia (soup to nuts). Most of SmartTribes’s clients come from the consumer electronics,… Read more

Checkpoint Levels Designed in IronCAD

With a combined work experience of almost 200 years, Checkpoint has done just about all there is on a job site: erecting steel racks, TIG welding warehouse equipment, general construction, carpentry, drywall work, electrical installation, plumbing, machining and mechanical assembly, carpet installation, painting, demolition, cabinetry and fixtures. Somewhere along the way, Checkpoint was inspired to… Read more

Broddson Machine Design

For countries like Egypt, sand is a serious issue. Much of the sand ends up on the roads, which can lead to hazardous driving conditions. How can this and other debris be effectively taken care of, swept up, and placed on a truck? That’s where Broddson comes into play! Broddson AB in Motala, Sweden, is… Read more

IronCAD Gold

“To sum up my experience of IronCAD, it exceeded my expectations and left me wanting more.” –Phil Foley, Contributor to Design World IronCAD is an MCAD product that is unique in its intuitive design philosophy incorporating drag-and-drop functionality, push-and-pull shape modification, and a non-restrictive history-based design process. New users find IronCAD a bit strange at… Read more

3D CAD software for small business

For over 25 years, U.S.-based van Geldern Machine Company, Inc. has been providing mechanical engineering and design services, specifically custom machinery and tooling design, to a variety of industries. At its inception, like the majority of design companies at that time, the CAD softwares of choice were 2D. Van Geldern soon began to look into… Read more