An introductory video course for learning SOLIDWORKS CircuitWorks.

This is a course to teach the basic fundamentals of using the CircuitWorks add-in included with SOLIDWORKS Professional. This allows ECAD systems and SOLIDWORKS to communicate through this translator. PADs, IDF, & IDX files can be converted to 3D models to allow mechanical engineers to incorporate PCB boards and components into their SOLIDWORKS designs.


Main Topics to be covered:

• Opening ECAD files
• Manipulating the Preview
• Creating Components
• Converting to 3D Models
• Managing the Component Library
• Exporting 3D Models to ECAD
• Editing Board Models
• Pads, Traces and other items
• Importing a Library
• Importing ECAD Annotations
• A Full Section on Options
• SOLIDWORKS PDM & CircuitWorks - pdf

Your Instructor

Hawk Ridge Systems
Hawk Ridge Systems

Hawk Ridge Systems is your official SOLIDWORKS and CAMWORKS training provider for the United States and Canada. Our courses are available in our state of the art training labs, online, self-paced, or onsite at your facility. We offer a comprehensive range of beginning, advanced, and design specialty courses.

The instructors at Hawk Ridge Systems know what it takes to provide the best learning experience for students.

Our Self-Paced training courses offer learning around the clock. Expertly designed content conveniently available on your own schedule.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
It is a completely self-paced online video course - As soon as you purchase the course you have immediate access and the course access expires 1 year from the purchase date.
Do I need SOLIDWORKS Professional & CircuitWorks software to take this course?
The video lessons are meant to be repeated and practiced. SOLIDWORKS Professional software and the CircuitWorks Add-in are required to practice the content in the course.
What does this course include?
This course includes access to the online self paced video series course and the file sets to use with SOLIDWORKS Professional and the CircuitWorks Add-in to follow along. We recommend you watch the video first as if it were a lecture. Repeat the steps of the videos using the file sets and SOLIDWORKS Professional software and CircuitWorks Add-in and pause the videos as needed.

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