Inside Pro/ENGINEER® Wildfire, 4th Edition is a must-have handbook that breaks down a sophisticated, high-level application so that it may be easily understood and readily applied by users of all abilities seeking to create world-class engineering designs. Completely updated to enable users to take full advantage of the latest features and enhancements available in the new release, this all-inclusive book introduces readers to the new Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire user interface and real-world usage of functionality for core modeling. Extensive screen captures and sample design sessions enable readers to explore the "ins" and "outs" of this powerful tool while familiarizing themselves with sound parametric design practices. Comprehensive in scope, and equally well suited for use by students and engineering professionals alike, coverage spans the spectrum from basic functionality to working with parts, assemblies and drawings through high-powered automation and customization techniques. By helping to establish a solid foundation upon which to increase their expertise, this book is guaranteed to provide a critical pathway to enhanced productivity for every user.
|Series:||Online Companion Ser.|
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Table of Contents
PRO/ENGINEER BASICS. The User Interface. A Typical Pro/ENGINEER Design Session. WORKING WITH PARTS. Fundamentals of Sketcher. How to Build a Simple Part. Creating Features. Feature Operations. Making Smart Parts. WORKING WITH ASSEMBLIES. The Basics of Assembly Mode. How to Create an Assembly. More About Assemblies. WORKING WITH DRAWINGS. A Tutorial of Drawing Mode. Drawing Mode Commands. Drawing Formats. THE ENVIRONMENT. Customizing the Environment. Plotters and Translators. The Manager's Interface. EXERCISES. Appendix A: Related PTC Software. Appendix B: Answers to Chapter Review Questions