Software finds parts by shape

Feb. 8, 2012
Software finds parts by shape

3DPartFinder is a geometry-based search engine that works inside of SolidWorks. It lets users search by shape and then finds and displays similar parts. Besides SolidWorks, the software works with Workgroup PDM and Enterprise PDM, making it easier to find parts and their related information.
3DSemantix, 249 Saint-Jacques, Suite 300, Montreal, Québec, (514)746-2690, www.3dpartfinder.com

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