The approach involved holding the mechanicals in the best configuration currently known, increasing the sheet HST sizing, and an alkenyl succinic anhydride (ASA) increase with a first pass retention increase.
His experience is that more times than not the approach is to work mechanicals and chemicals independently in opposition of each other.
MetalBender into Integrated Mechanical Engineering Environment
These leading mechanical engineering software vendors will embed, respectively, SOLIDCAM and COPRA MetalBender software into MechanicalSpace.
Brooks' role will now encompass directing mechanical product development, marketing the MechanicalSpace(TM) line of products, and spear-heading partnerships with other leading software providers.
Under Peter's tenure, Bentley's mechanical engineering position has grown substantially," said Etiel.
Peter Brooks, director of mechanical engineering products at Bentley, says, "In these days of fast-paced worldwide competition, mechanical engineers can no longer wait years for improvements to their mission-critical software.
This new capability will be based on the ADAMS(R) technology from Mechanical Dynamics, Inc.
In fact, all things considered, I would wager that mechanical design teams equipped with MicroStation Modeler II are more productive than those equipped with high-end systems.
Separately, Bentley announced a line of desktop mechanical design automation products for professional designers.
Yoav Etiel, vice president of product marketing, comments, "By now, solid-based mechanical design tools are quite affordable and usable.
The integration of these products into an "Analysis by Design" environment was performed using Bentley's MechanicalSpace, a full-featured integration platform for mechanical applications.