The benefits of NOT having a 3D printer

The benefits of not having a 3D printer

3D printing is so mainstream that machines are accessible to everybody for not much more than the cost of a decent laser printer. So why do we not have our own?

A bit of CAE snootiness?


The importance of working collaboratively and the ability to share native geometry with our clients has necessitated us investing in a fairly extensive range of Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Analysis (CAE) software over the years. This gives us a good insight into the strengths and weaknesses of a number of the most

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SolidWorks or Pro/ENGINEER? No Contest!

SolidWorks or Pro/ENGINEER?  At Warley Design our users have been using both for many years.  Personally, I formally trained on Pro/ENGINEER in or before 1998 and our employer bought a few seats of SolidWorks in addition in 2005 .  When Jon and I set-up Warley Design in 2008 the first license we bought was SolidWorks – not necessarily because it was the

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