Importance of Drawings


Importance of Drawings

It’s easy to downplay the role of technical drawings now that 3D modeling is taking over. But 2D CAD drawings are still the primary mode of communicating with manufacturing.

In many cases, drawings serve as a contract between the designer and the shop floor. Designers are under tremendous pressure to ensure drawings communicate everything they are required to.

What’s inside?

This new eBook by industry expert DEVELOP3D, describes key consider when looking at your 2D CAD drawing and documentation processes that will help you stay ahead of your competition.

  • Create accurate drawings and data using top-tier digital technology
  • Effectively communicate information throughout product development
  • Include all the information required for manufacturing
The Importance of CAD Drawings

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Whether you need 2D CAD software for your entire firm or just for a specific area of your design process, our Solid Edge 2D Drafting solution provides designers with production-proven 2D drafting software – for free.

With a familiar user interface, and easy-to-use tools that comply with the most popular drafting capabilities, Solid Edge 2D Drafting has everything you need to quickly and easily create 2D documentation.

  • Production-proven 2D drafting
  • Fast and easy parametric drawing layout
  • Annotation and dimensioning that complies to world standards
  • Diagramming for electrical and other schematics
  • Translation wizards from AutoCAD and other 2D products
  • Goal Seek for solving free-body diagrams

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