WebSite Links

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Professional Organizations

Engineering Information Links 

  • MATLIB - Incredible FREE online materials library. Looks like they've got just about everything.
  • US Patent and Trademark Office - Search for Patents online!
  • U.S. Patent Database
  • IBM Patent Server - Better than the US Patent & Trademark site, includes images!
  • McMaster-Carr - the famous McMaster-Carr Hardware Catalog online!
  • Grainger's - Grainger's Hardware and Scientific Instruments Catalog Online!
  • Thomas Register Online - Every designer needs access to the Thomas Register, so here it is.
  • Finishing.com - Homepage of the finishing industry. Great libraries and research materials on finishes of all kinds, from metalized plastics to plating to powder coating.

CAD and Technology Links 

  • SolidWorks - 100% focused on product design, SolidWorks Corporation provides a complete selection of best-in-class software and services to help manufacturers get products to market faster.
  • EMT Software, Inc - Bellingham based developers of inexpensive but powerful add-ons for SolidWorks and AutoCAD.
  • Cosmos/Works - FEA application that works seamlessly within SolidWorks.
  • 3DContentCentral - 3D Content Central offers you access to certified 3D models in all major CAD formats from a wide variety of component suppliers.
  • WorkingModel 3D - a great Interactive Prototyping Simulation (IPS) software package from Knowledge Revolution that works within SolidWorks.
  • SolidSolutions Magazine - The trade rag for SolidWorks users
  • Cadalyst Magazine - Cadalyst Magazine's Homepage
  • 3D Cafe - 3D models of just about everything in 3DS and DXF format.
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