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Converting Google SketchUp Models into CAD Friendly Format

Converting Google SketchUp Models into CAD Friendly Format

In the past I’ve had the need to bring in some dummy resource geometry into my DELMIA simulation. Instead of spending time modeling it in a CAD program like CATIA, ProE, NX, or any other software, I always surf the web to see if someone has already done it. In this particular case I was looking for a CNC machine 3D model. Of course you can use this procedure for just about anything you find in Google SketchUp. If you haven’t...

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Setting up the Open in > DPM(V5) Command in Process Engineer (DPE)

Setting up the Open in > DPM(V5) Command in Process Engineer (DPE)

DPE (Process Engineer) has a function that will allow you to open a Process or Operation directly in DPM.    There are a couple of things that more than likely will need to be set up in order for this to work.   1.  In DPE look under Tools > Settings > Change…       2. On the “Other DS Software Modules” screen you need to set the V5 (Name and Path) setting. Set it to the following then Apply and OK the...

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