SOLIDWORKS Inspection automatically balloons SOLIDWORKS 2D drawings, dramatically reducing the time you spend creating inspection packages and increasing your accuracy. It eliminates the manual ballooning of inspection drawings and manual creation of inspection sheets for first article and in-process inspections. This instantly increases accuracy and can achieve time savings of 50 to 95%!
- Quickly balloon your CAD and PDF format drawings.
- Export dimensions from your CAD drawings to an inspection report form.
- Provide standard, accurate inspection report forms and drawings to inspectors.
- Eliminate hand bubbling of inspection drawings and manual data entry into report forms.
SOLIDWORKS Inspection powerful customisation options let you enter inspection methods and processes from user-defined lists and add comments to capture information unique to your company's procedures. Easily change balloon formats including rotating balloons to match the angle of the characteristic, or change the shape, size and location of balloons. Inspection balloons can be added to a separate layer on your SOLIDWORKS drawing which can easily be turned on or off.
Because reports are Excel-based, you have the full power of Excel when designing their inspection report templates. Macros, charts, pivot tables, formulas, conditional formatting and more can all be employed to create unique and powerful reports for increased error-proofing and automation.
SOLIDWORKS Inspection integrates with quality systems including a direct publish to Net-Inspect and synchronisation with CEBOS MG-1. Because SOLIDWORKS Inspection exports to Excel/CSV you can easily import inspection data into almost any database or software program including CMM, ERP, MRP and custom software systems.