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Basics of Mechanical Design

Our plant design software Vertex G4Plant always contains the mechanical CAD Vertex G4.

Learning the basics of the mechanical design with the CAD helps you to work with Vertex G4Plant.

Learn how to sketch

  • Part modeling almost always begins with a sketch. The sketch is used to make a feature of the part.
  • This is the most important thing for a beginner to master in order to model parts successfully.

Learn how to model parts

  • In the part modeling course you learn sketching and other modeling functions.
  • You will learn how to add raw material to a part, make a drawing with Bill Of Material information.

Learn how to model assemblies

  • In the assembly modeling course, you will learn the principles of how parts are positioned relative to each other.
  • You will learn to make pattern of parts. You will also learn how to create assembly drawings and lists of parts.

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