CATIA V6 Essentials

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CATIA V6 (Computer-Aided Three Dimensional Interactive Application) is the world's leading multi-platform CAD/CAM/CAE software suite marketed worldwide by IBM. It allows the user to apply its capabilities to a variety of industries such as automotive, industrial robots, electronics, manufacturing design, aerospace, and consumer goods. CATIA V6 Essentials includes all the major concepts related to the latest version of CATIA, such as installation, modes, and modeling in an easy-to-understand, step-by-step format. It also covers all the major commands and techniques and provides the reader with all of the details to learn the basics with a clear method of instruction. This comprehensive reference will help you navigate this multifaceted software with ease.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763785161
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 12/7/2009
  • Edition description: 1E
  • Pages: 300
  • Sales rank: 1,476,193
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Getting Started with CATIA V6 1

1.1 Key Enhancements in CATIA V6 2

1.2 Installing CATIA V6 3

1.3 Opening CATIA V6 12

1.4 Starting a Workbench in CATIA V6 16

1.5 Exploring the CATIA V6 User Interface 18

Summary 23

Chapter 2 Sketcher Workbench 25

2.1 Invoking the Sketcher Workbench 26

2.2 Drawing Shapes Using the Sketcher Workbench 29

2.3 Editing and Modifying Sketches 54

2.4 Working with Constraints on Sketches 69

Summary 80

Chapter 3 Part Design Workbench 81

3.1 Using Sketch-Based Features 82

3.2 Using Dress-Up Features 104

3.3 Using Transformation Features 126

3.4 Inserting Additional Bodies into Solid Models 148

Summary 152

Chapter 4 Assembly Design Workbench 153

4.1 Creating an Assembly 153

4.2 Working with Assembly Components 164

4.3 Using Assembly Features 173

Summary 180

Chapter 5 Wireframe and Surface Design Workbench 181

5.1 Creating Wireframe Elements 181

5.2 Creating Surfaces 196

Summary 244

Chapter 6 Generative Sheet Metal Design Workbench 245

6.1 Creating Sheet Metal Walls 245

6.2 Bending Sheet Metal Walls 264

6.3 Cutting Sheet Metal Walls 281

Summary 293

Index 295

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