3DCS Variation Analyst


3DCS Version 7.4 and Creo Series (New Features and Version of 3DCS - 2017)

3DCS for Creo - Now Fully Integrated into PTC Creo Parametric

Showcasing the new 3DCS for Creo product in Creo Parametric, this is an excellent webinar for new and experienced 3DCS users looking to use Creo and 3DCS together. 

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FEA Compliant Modeler Part 1 - Getting Started with Finite Element Analysis and Tolerance Analysis

The first part will cover the use of 3DCS FEA Compliant Modeler. Learn how to add Compliant Moves to existing models and manage FEA Mesh Files. What kind of outputs does Compliant Modeler produce? What are some best practices to getting the best results? These questions and more will be answered in the first part of the webinar. 

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FEA Compliant Modeler Part 2 - Advanced Applications of Finite Element Analysis in Tolerance Models

Part two is for advanced application. Optimize assembly processes, order of operations and locations for processes. How many clamps do you need? Where is the best place to put them? Will the order of welds affect the assembly differently? Advanced applications for optimization will be covered in part 2 of the webinar.

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Webinar 3DCS 7.4 Part 3 - 3DCS Advanced Optimizer Add on Enhancements and Methods 

1. Advanced Analyzer Matrix – display all of your tolerances or measurements in a single table to quickly view outputs, statistics and make changes globally.

2. Critical Tolerance Identifier – Find the most critical tolerances in your model or the most critical part in your assembly that adds the greatest variation.

3. Tolerance Optimizer – Optimize your tolerances instantly to meets specified criteria, loosening non-critical areas and tightening critical ones.

4. Locator Sensitivity Analyzer – Use LSA to check and validate moves, tooling and locator strategies.

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3DCS Essentials Series (Best Practices and Useful Features in 3DCS - 2016)


Part 1 - Essentials - Early Model Time Savers and Quality of Life Improvements

This part of the Essentials series focuses on tools and best practices that can be used in the beginning of modeling and during setup to make modeling easier throughout the process. This includes customizing tool bars, mouse shortcuts, creating scenes and Alias Display. 

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Part 2 - Essentials - Modeling Tips to Speed Up and Simplify Modeling

Focusing on modeling processes, this webinar covers Features Points, using CAD lines to show tooling, embedded GD&T, Joints and Constraints and other tools from the CAD system to speed up your modeling. 

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Part 3 - Essentials - Analysis Sharing and Collaboration

Covering Excel Import/Excel, Process Capability Database to connect your points to a database, color mapping, reporting and automated inspection plans. 

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3DCS for NX Series (New NX Integrated Version of 3DCS - 2016)


Part 1 - 3DCS for NX Now Fully Integrated into Siemens NX

With all the functionality you're familiar with in 3DCS Variation Analyst, 3DCS for NX allows you to leverage the NX CAD system to integrate with Teamcenter and to use NX tools with your 3DCS models. 

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Part 2 - 3DCS for NX Mechanical Modeler - Add Kinematic Moves to 3DCS

This webinar covers both Joints and Constraints (Mechanical Moves) as well as the new Degree of Freedom Counter (DoF). 

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Perceived Quality Series (Visualization and Gap Plan - 2016)


Part 1 - Improve Consumer Perception with CATIA and 3DCS 

Part 1 of the Perceived Quality Series focuses on setting up and utilizing Spec Studies to set build objectives and view specifications of your product to determine their visual impact. 

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Part 2 - Using Variation Analysis to Determine Product Appearance

Part 2 of the Perceived Quality Series shows how a Monte Carlo analysis can be set up and used to determine the appearance of a product incorporating variation. 

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Part 3 - Advanced Visualization Tools 

High end visualization tools bring your product simulations to life. This webinar showcases a number of visualization tools that can be used to create life like images from your CAD models. 

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Part 1 - Series - Locator Sensitivity Analyzer (LSA) and Alias Display

Introduction to new features for testing Moves and speeding up point and Move naming

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Part 2 - - Color Mapping and the Process Capability Database (PCDB)

Using visual tools to quickly analyze and present models as well as linking tolerances to a common, easily updated database (PCDB).

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Part 3 - Series - FEA and Compliant Modeling (focus on Thermal Expansion)

Using Compliant Modeler to model thermal expansion and other material properties

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Part 4 - Series - Mechanical Modeler - Kinematic and Moving Assemblies

Using Mechanical Modeler Add-on to incorporate kinematic moves and over-constrained assemblies

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Part 5 - Series - Quick Tools and As-Built Assemblies

Best practices and tips for making modeling faster and easier

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Part 6 - Series - Quality Management Using Process Capability - Closed Loop Quality

Utilizing Closed Loop processes to connect simulation and manufacturing for continuous quality improvement

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QDM Quality Data Management


QDM and InspectionXpert Deliver Automated Quality Reporting - FAIR, Ppap and AS9102

Use InspectionXpert and QDM to instantly generate compliance reports

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5 New Productivity and 5 New Feature Enhancements in QDM 3D

See the latest updates to QDM 3D

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SPC Report Creation and Quality Data Intelligence in QDM 3D

Introduction to using QDM 3D to instantly generate reports from inspection and quality data

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Supplier Quality Assurance - Easily and Inexpensively Communicate SPC Quality Data

Create simple to use quality communication between companies. 

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Use SPC Reports to Compare and Contrast Data Instantly

See how easy it is to compare quality data. Compare simulation data with plant data. 

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