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Old 04-23-05, 10:31 PM
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Originally Posted by bcspain
I've played with Inventor some, and it looks to be pretty cool. I use Mechanical Desktop for most of my stuff. I really like it. It seems to be able to get the drawings on paper better than the version of Inventor I was using.

I'm modeling a new trike right now. Let you know how it comes out.
I haven't used mechanical desktop that much cept when we need to run a quick FEA on a part. I heard the kinematic capabilities are way better than inventor though.
I think we picked inventor a while ago cause it was the best compromise between drafting, engineering, and manufacturing since I do 75% of that at work.

Is mechanical desktop parametric and does it have associativity between dimensions and parts in an assembly?
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