CATIA V5R18 for Designers textbook is a comprehensive textbook that introduces the users to feature based 3D parametric solid modeling using the CATIA V5R18 software. The textbook covers all important workbenches of CATIA V5R18 with a thorough explanation of all commands, options, and their applications to create real-world products. About 55 mechanical engineering industry examples are used as tutorials and an additional 35 as exercises to ensure that the users can relate their knowledge and understand the design techniques used in the industry to design a product. After reading the textbook, the user will be able to create solid parts, assemblies, surface models, Sheetmetal components, and drawing views with bill of materials. Also, the user will learn the editing techniques that are essential to make a successful design. In this textbook, the author emphasizes on the solid modeling techniques that improve the productivity and efficiency of the user.
Salient Features of the Textbook Consists of 15 chapters that are organized in a pedagogical sequence. These chapters cover the Sketching, Modeling, Assembly, Drafting, Wireframe and Surface Design, and Generative Sheetmetal workbenches of CATIA V5R18. The first page of every chapter summarizes the topics that will be covered in it. Real-world projects and examples focusing on industry experience. Step-by-step examples that guide the user through the learning process. Additional information is provided throughout the textbook in the form of tips and notes. Self-Evaluation test and review questions are provided at the end of each chapter so that the users can assess their knowledge.
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