SpaceClaim: Sheet metal design for pirates?
All seriousness aside, SpaceClaim does have compelling sheet metal tools for people other than pretend pirates. And, unlike some older CAD programs, SpaceClaim is relatively fun to use probably because it doesnt make you walk the plank to get your job done.
Guitar maker speeds design process
Fender Musical Instruments Corporation is a leading manufacturer of stringed instruments, including electric, acoustic, and bass guitars as well as guitar amplifiers. While the company handcrafted guitars and used 2D AutoCAD design tools for many years, the 2002 acquisition of the JACKSON guitar brand brought more complex geometry challenges that required 3D design technology to drive manufacturing.
Athletic gear gets muscle
Concept2, the world leader in rowing exercise equipment, uses KeyCreator software to design and develop its complete line of indoor rowers and oars, including the recently introduced Model E and the popular Concept2 Model D rowing machine voted Most Innovative Fitness Product by Health Magazine. Concept2 rowing exercise equipment is used by 99% of the rowing clubs and school rowing teams throughout the world.
RTT and Critical Mass Team Up for Van Visualizer Online Configurator Tool
The Van Visualizer a collaborative effort between RTT, Critical Mass, Adrian Steel and Original Wraps enables Nissan Commercial Vehicle shoppers to design and customize their ideal van with drag and drop functionality. Exterior graphics and interior components can be tailored for buyers professional needs. For example, plumbers can specify drawers, florists can select bins or electricians can install shelving. Users can pick from a package tailored to their business or start from scratch and save their results.
Sea monster of a yacht
The Volvo Ocean Race for 2011-2012 includes 70-ft Mar Mosto, the Monster of the Sea entry. Designed by Juan Yacht Design of Valencia, Spain and constructed at New England Boatworks in Portsmouth, RI, the mono-hull was created to sail around the world and face extreme conditions.
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