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Project Based SOLIDWORKS 2018

Available August 3, 2018
350 pages
  • Intended for users completely new to SOLIDWORKS
  • Designed to complement an engineering graphics course
  • Uses a project based approach throughout the book
  • Includes nine and a half hours of video instruction

Engineering & Computer Graphics Workbook Using SOLIDWORKS 2018

Available July 20, 2018
250 pages
  • An exercise based workbook using step-by-step tutorials teaches you to use SOLIDWORKS 2018
  • Designed for use in an undergraduate engineering course
  • Based on the concurrent engineering design process
  • Covers modeling, finite elements, assembly modeling, kinematic simulation, rapid prototyping and projecting engineering drawings

Parametric Modeling with SOLIDWORKS 2018

Available April 9, 2018
600 pages
  • Teaches you SOLIDWORKS 2018 and parametric modeling with hands on tutorials
  • Also covers sheet metal, SimulationXpress, basic motion analysis, collision detection and more
  • Prepares you to take the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate Exam
  • Includes a chapter introducing you to 3D printing

Virtual Machining Using CAMWorks 2018

Available April 3, 2018
200 pages
  • Designed for users new to CAMWorks with basic knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Covers the core concepts and most frequently used commands in CAMWorks
  • Incorporates cutter location data verification by reviewing the generated G-codes
  • Teaches you how to prevent problems, reduce manufacturing costs, shorten production time, and improve estimating

Learning SOLIDWORKS 2018

Available March 26, 2018
550 pages
  • Teaches beginners how to use SOLIDWORKS with easy to understand tutorials
  • Features a simple robot design used as a project throughout the book
  • Covers modeling, gear creation, linkage analysis, assemblies, simulations and 3D animation
  • Available with an optional robot kit
  • Includes a chapter introducing you to 3D printing

SOLIDWORKS 2018 and Engineering Graphics

Available March 23, 2018
700 pages
  • Combines engineering graphics with SOLIDWORKS 2018 instruction
  • Uses a tutorial style with step-by-step instructions
  • Contains numerous exercises and review questions designed for classroom use
  • Prepares you to take the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate Exam
  • Includes SOLIDWORKS models of the sketching exercises to aid students' visualization

SOLIDWORKS 2018 Quick Start with Video Instruction

Available February 16, 2018
250 pages
  • Introduces you to the basics of SOLIDWORKS in five easy lessons
  • Comes with training videos demonstrating all the basic tools needed to start using SOLIDWORKS
  • Concentrates on areas where new users can improve efficiency in the design modeling process
  • Develops a Stirling Engine throughout the book
  • Perfectly suited for schools including CAD as part of a broader course
  • This edition features a bonus chapter on the CSWA exam and additional end of chapter exercises

Engineering Graphics with SOLIDWORKS 2018 and Video Instruction

Available January 19, 2018
550 pages
  • Covers engineering graphics and SOLIDWORKS 2018 in a step-by-step manner
  • Comes with training videos demonstrating all the basic tools needed to start using SOLIDWORKS
  • Designed for beginning or intermediate SOLIDWORKS users
  • Contains a bonus chapter on the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate CSWA program
  • This edition features an expanded section on 3D printing

SOLIDWORKS 2018 Tutorial with Video Instruction

Available January 15, 2018
650 pages
  • Uses step-by-step, project based tutorials designed for beginning or intermediate users
  • Comes with training videos demonstrating all the basic tools needed to start using SOLIDWORKS
  • Will prepare you for the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate Exam
  • Includes a chapter introducing you to 3D printing
  • This edition features an expanded section on 3D printing and additional instructor resources

SOLIDWORKS 2018 Reference Guide

Available December 29, 2017
950 pages
  • A comprehensive reference book for SOLIDWORKS 2018
  • Contains 250 plus standalone tutorials
  • Starts with a basic overview of SOLIDWORKS 2018 and its new features
  • Tutorials are written for each topic with new and intermediate users in mind
  • Includes access to each tutorial’s initial and final state as well as video tutorials
  • This edition features additional instructor resources

Beginner's Guide to SOLIDWORKS 2018 - Level II

Available December 27, 2017
600 pages
  • Designed to teach intermediate users advanced topics and techniques
  • Covers sheet metal, surfacing, top-down design, parametric modeling, mold design, welded structures and more
  • Uses a task oriented approach to learning SOLIDWORKS
  • Includes access to video instruction
  • Covers commands found on the Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional Advanced and Expert Exams

Engineering Design with SOLIDWORKS 2018 and Video Instruction

Available December 18, 2017
850 pages
  • A comprehensive introduction to SOLIDWORKS using tutorial style, step-by-step instructions
  • Comes with training videos demonstrating all the basic tools needed to start using SOLIDWORKS
  • Designed for beginning or intermediate SOLIDWORKS users
  • Learn to create parts and assemblies using machined, plastic and sheet metal components
  • Also covers Simulation, Sustainability, Intelligent Modeling techniques and 3D Printing
  • This edition features a new bonus chapter on the CSWA exam and an expanded section on 3D printing

Certified SOLIDWORKS Expert Preparation Materials

Available November 15, 2017
208 pages
  • The most complete and comprehensive book on the CSWE exam available
  • Lessons are based on the actual CSWE examination
  • Projects are broken down into easy and comprehendible steps
  • Intended for advanced users who have already accomplished the CSWP title and have passed four of the CSWPA exams

Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional Advanced Preparation Material

Available November 14, 2017
256 pages
  • A comprehensive guide to all the CSWP advanced exams
  • Covers the advanced sheet metal, weldments, surfacing, mold tools and drawing tools exams
  • Lessons are based on the actual CSWPA exams
  • Projects are broken down into easy to follow steps
  • Intended for users who have already passed the CSWP exam

SOLIDWORKS 2018 Intermediate Skills

Available October 31, 2017
592 pages
  • Picks up where SOLIDWORKS Basic Tools leaves off
  • Uses a step by step tutorial approach with real world projects
  • Comprehensive coverage of intermediate SOLIDWORKS tools and techniques
  • Expands on Solids, Surfaces, Multibodies, Configurations, Drawings, Sheet Metal and Assemblies
  • Features a quick reference guide
  • This edition includes six new chapters

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture 2018 Fundamentals

Available October 25, 2017
300 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD Architecture 2018
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Guides you through building a completed 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house
  • Includes quizzes and practice exams

Beginner's Guide to SOLIDWORKS 2018 - Level I

Available October 24, 2017
752 pages
  • Designed to teach new users the basic concepts of SOLIDWORKS and good solid modeling techniques
  • Uses a task oriented approach to learning SOLIDWORKS
  • Focuses on the processes to complete the modeling of a part, instead of individual commands
  • Includes access to video instruction
  • Covers commands found on the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate and Professional Exams

Autodesk 3ds Max 2018 Fundamentals

Available October 24, 2017
By ASCENT
672 pages
  • Designed for users completely new to 3ds Max
  • Uses real world tasks encountered in everyday use
  • Geared towards professionals in Architecture, Interior Design, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Product Design industries
  • Covers modeling, assembling files, materials, lighting, rendering and animation
  • Thorough coverage of tools teaches you to take full advantage of Autodesk 3ds Max

SOLIDWORKS 2018 Advanced Techniques

Published October 20, 2017
752 pages
  • The perfect follow up to SOLIDWORKS Intermediate Skills
  • Uses a step by step tutorial approach with real world projects
  • Comprehensive coverage of advanced SOLIDWORKS tools and techniques
  • Covers parts, surfaces, SimulationXpress, sheet metal, top-down assemblies and core and cavity molds
  • Features a quick reference guide and a Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional practice exam
  • This edition features a new chapter covering non-planar parting lines

Autodesk Revit 2018 Architecture Basics

Published October 16, 2017
648 pages
  • Designed for anyone who wants to learn 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Filled with helpful tips and tricks throughout the book
  • Will help you design buildings faster, more easily and more beautifully
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