Structural Frame Design & Weldments Using Solid Edge 3D CAD

Learn how to create structural frames and weldments that are commonly required for process equipment and mechanical machinery. This class guides you through the steps of creating a frame and weldments.  The Siemens Solid Edge software lets you do much of the work through simple menu picks and dialog boxes along with providing full support for creating and drawings of 3D frames.

What you’ll learn

  • Use Siemens Solid Edge to create Structural Frames and Weldments; Create the Frame Skeleton; Build the 3D Frame; Create Drawings with cut lists; Build a Variety of Metal Frames, Place on a Drawing Sheet, Add Weldments

Are there any course requirements or prerequisites?

  • Siemens Solid Edge 2019 or later

Who this course is for:

  • Designed for the beginner to the advanced user

About the Author

John Devitry is a Research Fellow at the Center of Space Engineering – Utah State University. From 2004 – 2015 John taught the introductory classes for Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at USU while also working as the CAD Administrator at Space Dynamics Laboratory – the research arm of USU.

Over the years John has developed a unique and compelling approach to teaching mechanical engineering and 3D design, introducing the concept of Conceptual Design Blending as a way to facilitate creative thinking with engineering graphics students.

Earlier is his career John worked for 3D Systems, promoting rapid prototyping and rapid tooling technologies visiting hundreds of leading design and manufacturing companies around the world. He holds 3 patents developing the product from concept to market, selling the patent rights to independent investors. John enjoys writing and has published 3 articles in BYU Studies.