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Feedscrew add-in versions

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For easy reference, here is a list of all the previous versions of the add-in (latest version on top):

v2017.11.29.0.zip – Fixed Issue with the installer not registering the add-in (SolidWorks 2016/17*)

v2017.05.11.0.zip – Contains automated installer (SolidWorks 2016/17*)

* Requires license file for usage

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Feedscrew add-in update

The latest version of the feed screw add-in brings some minor changes to the add-in.

  • Fixed a minor bug with the trimming planes not updating
  • Fixed a bug with the incorrect updating of rotation angle
  • On some machines the preview would leave artifacts
  • Versioning of the installer has been updated to reflect the date when compiled

Click here to download your copy.

This version is compatible with all previous versions of the license files

 

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Feedscrew addin part 2 – Different profiles, the ins and outs

Following on from our previous tutorial, in this tutorial I discuss the theory behind the addin, some common pitfalls, and a tip or 2

Watch the video below and please feel free to contact us from the contact page

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Feedscrew addin tutorial: 1 – The basics

Mecad has a feed screw add-in for SOLIDWORKS which gives you the ability to generate a feed screw for arbitrary shapes. This first tutorial covers the basics..really…just the basics

Over the coming weeks I will release more tutorials, covering the following topics:

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