Archive for July, 2012

Solidworks World 2013 – Call for speakers

Posted: 31st July 2012 by Gabriel Corbett - OCSWUG Group Leader in General

Calling all SolidWorks experts… As an active member of the SolidWorks community, you are invited to submit a proposal for consideration as a speaker at SolidWorks World 2013, to be held at the Walt Disney Swan & Dolphin in Orlando, FL, USA, January 20 – 23, 2013. Please review the categories and submit your presentation […]

Intro to PLC Programming Class at ATEP

Posted: 18th July 2012 by pprince in General

Intro to PLC Programming – August 8, 2012 This class will be an introduction to programmable logic controllers (PLCs) including design, programming and troubleshooting of PLC systems used in factory automation and industrial systems. Students will learn applications for PLCs, PLC components, PLC setup, PLC troubleshooting, PLC safety, best practices, and how to setup and program […]

Intro to CNC Machining Class at ATEP

Posted: 18th July 2012 by pprince in General

Intro to CNC Machining – August 6, 2012 This class will be an introduction to setting up and running a CNC Milling machine.  Students will learn basic machining principles, safety, and best practices.  There will be a Mastercam demo illustrating the process of programming the parts, and then the students will transfer the completed G code […]

SolidWorks Intermediate Class at ATEP

Posted: 18th July 2012 by pprince in General

SolidWorks Intermediate Design – October 9, 2012 This is a non-credit workshop style course offered in an accelerated, condensed format that is perfect for working professionals looking to enhance existing knowledge in SolidWorks.  Students enrolling in this intermediate class should have completed SolidWorks Basics or already have a basic knowledge of SolidWorks.  See the prerequisites below. […]

SolidWorks Basics – August 8, 2012  This is a non-credit workshop style course that awards a certificate of completion from the California, Center for Applied and Competitive Technologies (CACT).  It is offered in an accelerated, condensed format that is perfect for working professionals looking to gain basic knowledge in SolidWorks.   Subjects Covered Sketching and Blocks 3D […]

Meeting on Thursday – 7/12/2012

Posted: 10th July 2012 by Gabriel Corbett - OCSWUG Group Leader in General

Our next meeting will be: Thursday, July 12,  2012 Time:  6:30 – 9:00 pm Presentation 1. Sheet Metal 101 – Some basic sheet metal principles, do’s and don’ts, tooling librarys, Q & A, how to demonstration. Bio of Tom Blanchard: Tom Blanchard is the West Coast  Project Engineer for Rapid Sheet Metal, a rapid prototype […]