Kevin’s design tackles “moving in a sustainable world.” Using xDesign he developed a product that sustainably charges mobile devices using bicycle power while increasing rider safety.
SOLIDWORKS® xDesign combines ease of use with innovative design methodologies and cloud collaboration from inside your browser. Create parametric models and assemblies, or let xDesign’s Design Guidance suggest solutions for you. Share designs and collaborate throughout the product development process.
When facing tough structural design challenges, let Design Guidance offer possible solutions. Simply provide the part connection points and force conditions and Design Guidance will give you insight into what your part should look like sparking your inspiration. Keep it as a guidance reference or use it in your model.
Being cloud-based, with no software to install configure or manage, you are always working with the latest version of xDesign on all your devices.
With xDesign you save, manage, version, and branch/merge your designs securely. Share only what you want and control what other team members can do with design data. Link your Dropbox® or Google® Drive and have a single point to access your files.
Ensure secure communication and collaboration with team members–internal or external. xDesign gives you unique ways to ensure successful collaboration within the ecosystem–through secure and safe communities, complete design and file access control, sharing, lightweight visualization, and product review.
One of the critical objectives of product design is ensuring that the cost is as low as possible. xDesign Mass Reduction helps you redesign models for lower part mass, while ensuring the desired form, function, and performance.
Take control of your business and understand workflow progress by creating collaborative tasks, assigning and linking them to the parts you are working on. Manage the tasks and monitor the progress of execution through navigating with a project management dashboard.
Several customers took part in a mini design challenge for the opportunity to attend the Design in the Age of Experience event in Milan. Learn more about what problems the winners tackled using xDesign.