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Solving an Ordinary Differential Equation Using Mathcad
Programming
Using Symbolic Math
  • Using Symbolic Math

  • PTC Mathcad Prime
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  • 12133 Views
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  • Intermediate Level
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  • Sandi Smith
  • In this video you will learn how to use Symbolic math in Mathcad. Symbolic math is algebraic math, the results are in terms of variables as opposed to numbers as in numeric math.
Defining Constraints
  • Defining Constraints

  • Creo Simulate
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  • 12095 Views
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  • Introductory Level
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  • Sandi Smith
  • In this tutorial you learn how to define constraints in a non-Cartesian coordinate system. The advantage of doing this is that you can constrain radial, axial, or angle of twist degrees of freedom which ... (Show more)
Moving to Mathcad from Excel
  • Moving to Mathcad from Excel

  • PTC Mathcad
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  • 10119 Views
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  • Intermediate Level
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  • Sandi Smith
  • There are many reasons to move to Mathcad from Excel as an engineering calculation environment. These include, to name a few: - clarity of notation (readability) - clarity of dependencies (verification) - ... (Show more)
Creating a Volume Analysis Feature in Pro/ENGINEER
  • Creating a Volume Analysis Feature in Pro/ENGINEER

  • Creo Elements/Pro & Pro/ENGINEER
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  • 9494 Views
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  • Intermediate Level
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  • Sandi Smith
  • One of the more commonly overlooked analysis types is the One-Sided Volume Analysis. This is a great way to leverage the associative properties of Pro/ENGINEER for what may seem like an otherwise obscure ... (Show more)
Polar Plotting in Mathcad
Creating a Basic X-Y Plot
Plotting Complex Data in Mathcad
  • Plotting Complex Data in Mathcad

  • PTC Mathcad
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  • 7287 Views
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  • Advanced Level
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  • Sandi Smith
  • Watch out for complex numbers in your data, which can not be plotted in Mathcad. Imaginary parts in your numbers leads to either incomplete graphs or errors instead of plots. To work with complex numbers, ... (Show more)
Using Fasteners
Defining Forces, Moments, and Pressure
Using Collapsible Areas
Using the Excel Component
Using Measures
  • Using Measures

  • Creo Simulate
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  • 5116 Views
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  • Introductory Level
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  • Sandi Smith
  • In this tutorial you learn how to use user-defined measures at certain locations in the Simulate model. These may not be quantities that are maximum or minimum throughout the model but at specific locations ... (Show more)
Using AutoGEM Setting
Creating Matrices
Formatting Math
3D Plotting
Applying Traveling Heat Loads
Configuring the Drawing Environment
  • Configuring the Drawing Environment

  • Creo Parametric
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  • 3888 Views
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  • Introductory Level
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  • Sandi Smith
  • When a drawing is created, Creo uses a drawing setup file (dtl file) to set all the options. You need to create a new drawing setup file (dtl file) that is unique to your company and your drawing standards. ... (Show more)