CATIA Tips and tricks

We are preparing a new section "Tips & Tricks", where you can find answers to questions that arise when working with our software solutions.

In each newsletter, we will keep you updated about the new articles that we added to this page. 

If you have any questions, to which you are searching for the answer, feel free to contact us +385 99 305 0000 or send an e-mail: info@cadcam-group.eu.


Part Design

CATIA V5 – Bounding box

CATIA V5 – Multi-sections solid

CATIA V5 – Geometrical Set vs. Ordered Geometrical Set

CATIA V5 – Hole Dimension Table

CATIA V5 – Add text (engraving) to Part

CATIA V5 – Reuse Pattern

CATIA V5 – Losing File Association

CATIA V5 – Search

CATIA V5 – Solid Combine

CATIA V5 – 3D Curve

CATIA V5 – Part Design Features Recognition

CATIA V5 – Display performance

CATIA V5 – Create date

CATIA V5 – Hole positioning


Generative Shape Design

CATIA V5 – Helix creation

CATIA V5 – Surface to solid conversion trouble

CATIA V5 – Surface Curvature Analysis

CATIA V5 – Split and trim

CATIA V5 – Sectioning (3D)

CATIA V5 – Insert mode

CATIA V5 – Creating Associative Isoparametric Curves

CATIA V5 – Importing Blueprints


Assembly Design 

CATIA V5 – Working with large sets

CATIA V5 – Creating a Catalog of Standard Parts

CATIA V5 – Enhanced Scene

CATIA V5 – Save Management

CATIA V5 – Edit Multi-Constraint

CATIA V5 – Power Copy

CATIA V5 – CATDUA V5

CATIA V5 – Boolean tools



Drafting 

CATIA V5 – Breakout View

CATIA V5 – Display 3D Wireframe geometry in the drawing

CATIA V5 – Creating catalog 2D elements

CATIA V5 – Constraint Tolerance in Sketcher

CATIA V5 – Sketch analysis

CATIA V5 – Animate Constraint in Sketch

CATIA V5 – Positioned Sketch vs. Sliding Sketch

CATIA V5 – Overload Properties

CATIA V5 – Making Bill of material (BOM)