Tag: MCAD

3D printing and injection molding have a lot in common. Both of these manufacturing processes are meant to make a designer’s vision a reality as painlessly as possible. Both 3D printing and injection molding are great at producing prototypes or replacement parts, among many things. Manufacturing parts have traditionally been performed with injection molding. That process… Read more

Copyright FIRST® LEGO® League   For the weekend of February 1st, 2019, the city of Atlanta was the proud host of a championship that would go down in history. And no, we’re not talking about Super Bowl LIII. Sixty-one years ago, the LEGO® brick—classic that it is for every childhood in America–was born. And nearly… Read more

The latest CAD release fully supports the recent KeyShot 8 version with advanced technology and features.   (ATLANTA, Ga.) January 15, 2019 — IronCAD, the 3D CAD platform of choice among metal fabricators and custom machinery manufacturers, officially announces support for its KeyShot 8 design extension in its 20th Anniversary Edition (IronCAD Design Collaboration Suite 2019)…. Read more

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

How a Supplier of Manufacturing Automation Technology Empowered Its Sales Team with a Modular Design System Schnaithmann GmbH is one of the leading suppliers of advanced automation technology. With a broad service spectrum, Schnaithmann provides high–quality solutions for assembly, material flow, and handling. From planning expertise and high–quality components to well-harmonized complete systems, Schnaithmann customers… 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

CAD Innovations

With this year marking IronCAD’s twentieth anniversary, we thought we’d take a closer look at the 3D design platform’s signature CAD innovations throughout the years. As a company that’s been devoted to making today’s collaborative design process faster and more seamless since we started in 1998, there are some fundamental aspects to IronCAD that it’s… 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