The 2D drawing is, in spite of the improvements in 3D CAx tools, still the common communication medium between design department and downstream process steps that contains all manufacturing information.
In the traditional approach every drawing has to be considered as a document derived from the 3
The new Solid Edge version accellerates design and simplifies revisions. External CAD data is easier to import and reuse. The new version also contains improvements in simulation, in design data management and over 1,000 further improvements that were driven by users.
BCT NX Weight Calculation calculates the weight of the active part or assembly when saving it. The calculated weight is written into a configurable part attribute. The calculated weight can be rounded according to a rule, the display of the decimal place can be defined as a function of the absolute