26Aug16 – Term1, Day14

Today’s Learning Objective…by the end of class students should be able to:

  • quickly increasingly complex parts in Solidworks

Lesson Plan

  • REMINDER: NHS offering free tutoring Monday through Thursday from 3-4pm in the library
  • Complete the Solidworks Drawing Quiz…you will be graded on accuracy (mass properties) and speed
    • Part1 – Pin…complete the part,  save as yourlastname_pin and drag to my inbox
    • Part2 – X-Block…complete the part, save as yourlastname_xblock and drag to my inbox
    • Part3 – Yoke…complete the part,  save as yourlastname_yoke and drag to my inbox
  • When finished with the quiz…
  • Continue working on the Intermediate Solidworks Problems and check your answers
  • When finished with the Intermediate Solidworks Problems, complete the Tool Holder
  • When finiished with the Tool Holder, complete the Idler Arm
  • When finished with the Idler Arm, complete the Right Hand Tool Post

Homework

  • none…have a great weekend!

25Aug16 – Term1, Day13

Today’s Learning Objective…by the end of class students should be able to:

  • quickly increasingly complex parts in Solidworks

Lesson Plan

  • Discuss Lockheed Martin Explorer Post
  • Discuss quiz tomorrow
  • Complete the PLATE, ROD and GUIDE
  • When finished with those parts complete the following parts
    • Exercise 2.8: Axle
    • Exercise 2.9: Shaft Collar
    • Exercise 2.10: Flat Bar – 3 Hole
    • Exercise 2.11: Flat Bar – 9 Hole
    • Exercise 2.12: Simple Block
    • Exercise 2.13: Simple T
    • Exercise 2.14: Simple Block Step
  • When finished with the above parts, continue working on the Intermediate Solidworks Problems and check your answers
  • When finished with the Intermediate Solidworks Problems, complete the Tool Holder
  • When finiished with the Tool Holder, complete the Idler Arm
  • Solidworks Tips and Tricks
    • drawing space defaults recovery
    • windows
    • Filters
    • corner trim
    • draft angles
    • 3 point arcs
    • Tangent Relations

Homework

  • Lockheed Martin explorer post details
    • Please read the flyer and VISIT THE WEBSITE (www.engpost.org) to learn more details and RSVP for their open house (the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 6th). The RSVP is necessary because all visitors to the Lockheed Martin facility must be processed through their security office. 

24Aug16 – Term1, Day12

Today’s Learning Objective…by the end of class students should be able to:

  • quickly increasingly complex parts in Solidworks

Lesson Plan

  • Discuss Quiz on Sketching, and Quiz Fixes tomorrow during advisement
  • Complete the PLATE, ROD and GUIDE
  • When finished with those parts complete the following parts
    • Exercise 2.8: Axle
    • Exercise 2.9: Shaft Collar
    • Exercise 2.10: Flat Bar – 3 Hole
    • Exercise 2.11: Flat Bar – 9 Hole
    • Exercise 2.12: Simple Block
    • Exercise 2.13: Simple T
    • Exercise 2.14: Simple Block Step
  • When finished with the above parts, continue working on the Intermediate Solidworks Problems and check your answers
  • When finished with the Intermediate Solidworks Problems, complete the Tool Holder
  • Solidworks Tips and Tricks
    • Create new planes
    • Lofts
    • Sweeps
    • Revolves

Homework

  • To install Solidworks on your home PC (not MAC), follow these instructions:
    • Uninstall any/all previous version of SOLIDWORKS
    • Go to www.solidworks.com/SEK 
    • Use SEK-ID = XSEK12 and enter all relevant information into the form
    • Choose ‘2016-2017’ 
    • You will then be asked to enter the school’s unique SEK Serial Number:   9020005909053816WBD525B6 

23Aug16 – Term1, Day11

Today’s Learning Objective…by the end of class students should be able to:

  • quickly create simple parts in Solidworks

Lesson Plan

  • Discuss Quiz on Sketching, and Quiz Fixes tomorrow during advisement
  • Complete the PLATE, ROD and GUIDE
  • When finished with those parts complete the following parts
    • Exercise 2.8: Axle
    • Exercise 2.9: Shaft Collar
    • Exercise 2.10: Flat Bar – 3 Hole
    • Exercise 2.11: Flat Bar – 9 Hole
    • Exercise 2.12: Simple Block
    • Exercise 2.13: Simple T
    • Exercise 2.14: Simple Block Step
  • When finished with the above parts, continue working on the Intermediate Solidworks Problems and check your answers
  • Solidworks Tips and Tricks
    • remember: add relations, then dimensions
    • teacher demo of Exercise 2.13 Simple T
    • equal relations
    • view types: solid with edges, solid, wireframe, etc.
    • 3D Sketches
    • Revolves
    • Sweeps

Homework

  • To install Solidworks on your home PC (not MAC), follow these instructions:
    • Uninstall any/all previous version of SOLIDWORKS
    • Go to www.solidworks.com/SEK 
    • Use SEK-ID = XSEK12 and enter all relevant information into the form
    • Choose ‘2016-2017’ 
    • You will then be asked to enter the school’s unique SEK Serial Number:   9020005909053816WBD525B6 

22Aug16 – Term1, Day10

Today’s Learning Objective…by the end of class students should be able to:

  • quickly create simple parts in Solidworks

Lesson Plan

  • Complete the PLATE, ROD and GUIDE
  • When finished with those parts complete the following parts
    • Exercise 2.8: Axle
    • Exercise 2.9: Shaft Collar
    • Exercise 2.10: Flat Bar – 3 Hole
    • Exercise 2.11: Flat Bar – 9 Hole
    • Exercise 2.12: Simple Block
    • Exercise 2.13: Simple T
    • Exercise 2.14: Simple Block Step
  • When finished with the above parts, continue working on the Intermediate Solidworks Problems and check your answers
  • Solidworks Tips and Tricks
    • remember: add relations, then dimensions
    • teacher demo of Exercise 2.13 Simple T
    • equal relations
    • view types: solid with edges, solid, wireframe, etc.
    • 3D Sketches
    • Revolves
    • Sweeps

Homework

  • To install Solidworks on your home PC (not MAC), follow these instructions:
    • Uninstall any/all previous version of SOLIDWORKS
    • Go to www.solidworks.com/SEK 
    • Use SEK-ID = XSEK12 and enter all relevant information into the form
    • Choose ‘2016-2017’ 
    • You will then be asked to enter the school’s unique SEK Serial Number:   9020005909053816WBD525B6 

19Aug16 – Term1, Day09

Today’s Learning Objective…by the end of class students should be able to:

  • quickly create simple parts in Solidworks

Lesson Plan

  • Complete the PLATE, ROD and GUIDE
  • When finished with those parts complete the following parts
    • Exercise 2.8: Axle
    • Exercise 2.9: Shaft Collar
    • Exercise 2.10: Flat Bar – 3 Hole
    • Exercise 2.11: Flat Bar – 9 Hole
    • Exercise 2.12: Simple Block
    • Exercise 2.13: Simple T
    • Exercise 2.14: Simple Block Step
  • When finished with the above parts, continue working on the Intermediate Solidworks Problems

Homework

  • To install Solidworks on your home PC (not MAC), follow these instructions:
    • Uninstall any/all previous version of SOLIDWORKS
    • Go to www.solidworks.com/SEK 
    • Use SEK-ID = XSEK12 and enter all relevant information into the form
    • Choose ‘2016-2017’ 
    • You will then be asked to enter the school’s unique SEK Serial Number:   9020005909053816WBD525B6 

18Aug16 – Term1, Day08

Today’s Learning Objective…by the end of class students should be able to:

  • sketch in Solidworks, as demonstrated on the quiz
  • explain the concept of design intent and where to start when given a Solidworks problem
  • quickly create simple parts in Solidworks

Lesson Plan

  • Complete the quiz on Solidworks Sketching
  • Discuss TSA
    • click here to register for the club
  • Discuss design intent in relation to Exercises 2.3, 4, 5, and 6 (page 2-94 / page 163)
  • Complete the PLATE, ROD and GUIDE
  • When finished with those parts complete the following parts
    • Exercise 2.8: Axle
    • Exercise 2.9: Shaft Collar
    • Exercise 2.10: Flat Bar – 3 Hole
    • Exercise 2.11: Flat Bar – 9 Hole
    • Exercise 2.12: Simple Block
    • Exercise 2.13: Simple T
    • Exercise 2.14: Simple Block Step
  • When finished with the above parts, continue working on the Intermediate Solidworks Problems
  • Solidworks Tips and Tricks
    • faster creation of the collar
    • alternate way of developing the flatbar
      • Center-point rectangle
      • Tangent Arc
      • Trim Tool
    • linear feature patterns (and comparison to sketch patterns)
    • dimensioning across a centerline
    • dynamic mirroring
    • symmetric relations

Homework

  • To install Solidworks on your home PC (not MAC), follow these instructions:
    • Uninstall any/all previous version of SOLIDWORKS
    • Go to www.solidworks.com/SEK 
    • Use SEK-ID = XSEK12 and enter all relevant information into the form
    • Choose ‘2016-2017’ 
    • You will then be asked to enter the school’s unique SEK Serial Number:   9020005909053816WBD525B6