How good is solidworks and what can you achieve career wise with it,?
The thing is i just started a new job as a design engineer working with solidworks i was a draughtsman in my previous jobs i have AutoCAD experience 2d and 3d in mechanical and HVAC can solidworks benifit me even more and if anyone is the same as me what career path would you choose. I really want at least 3 or 4 yrs experience of solidworks first
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I love solidworks, I never thought I would switch from AutoCAD, I have used it for a long while now and would not recomend anything else.
Answered By: Zenkai - 7/15/2008
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Solidworks is a good program...it rates up there with AutoCad. For high end CAD, engineers kind of look down on it though. They prefer Catia or something of that caliber.
Answered By: Lord Tyrant - 7/14/2008
Hi I'm a self employed design engineer and been involved in CAD since 1982 (long time). I have used most cad packages over the years AutoCad, Pro-E, UG but currently use Solidworks as my main design package, with a few customers still requesting Autocad format drawings. SW allows me to out-put these from my 3D models... More
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