Join SOLIDWORKS® champions Yahya Khedr and Sean O’Neill for SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD Animation Tips and Tricks. Yahya is well known for sharing SOLIDWORKS Motion knowledge and insights with the SOLIDWORKS community.
Yahya demonstrates several key concepts that can help users of practically any version of SOLIDWORKS build better animations. Yahya’s tips include small modifications to animation workflow that make a big impact on an animation’s quality and wow factor that also help produce consistent, super smooth animations. Plus, you should be able to produce these animations using practically any version of SOLIDWORKS!
Yahya uses a Rubik’s Cube, an asthma inhaler, and a letter model to demonstrate his SOLIDWORKS animation tips and tricks. Read on for highlights.
Rubik’s Cube Model
Yahya features a 360-degree view of a Rubik’s Cube with turntable animation in SOLIDWORKS. Highlights include:
Asthma Inhaler Model
Because the default inhaler model animation doesn’t spin on the visually centered axis, the animation looks lopsided and sways back and forth when rotated. Highlights for improving this animation include:
With rotation, the letter “d” is transformed into three other letters. Adding dynamic curved arrows emphasizes the movement and provides clarity for a viewer. Highlights include:
If you’re looking to impress your customers (or managers) with animations, check out this episode to learn more about improving animations.
Categories: SOLIDWORKS 2022, Tips & Tricks