This course will teach you how to create a simple product structure and how to add existing components and position them correctly. You will learn how to add new parts and design them in the context of a product. You will also learn how to analyze assemblies and ensure design coherence.



Course objectives
Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
Create a new product and add components to it
Move the components within a product by positioning them using assembly constraints
Modify an existing product structure
Design new parts in the context of a product
Check the mechanical properties of a product and analyze its degrees of freedom
Analyze interferences between parts and perform measurements


Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to Assembly Design
  • Case Study Presentation: Elliptical Sport Trainer
  • Creating Products
  • Positioning Components using Constraints
  • Introduction to Design in Context
  • Master Exercise: Connector Assembly

Target audience
Mechanical Designers

Students attending this course should be familiar with CATIA Part Design