ELECTRICAL DESIGN

Our 3D Model Simulator Suite of goods, from the first design to the final version, helps engineers to simulate the impact of stress, heat, vibration and much more-without physical testing.

SOLIDWORKS ECAD software allows businesses optimize the electrical design cycle and allow the simultaneous creation of electrical and mechanical design aspects. SOLIDWORKS ECAD is innovative in its ability to include a bi-directional, real-time interface between electrical schematic and 3D mechanical models.

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SOLIDWORKS PCB

SOLIDWORKS PCB

 PCB, powered by Altium®, is a mechatronics/electronics design system that offers an integrated electromechanical collaboration solution  with the latest of PCB design technology.

Why Choose SOLIDWORKS PCB?

SOLIDWORKS PCB provides the flexibility you need to easily build the Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) along with innovative cooperation between mechanical design teams in electrical and 3D. It provides a straightforward benefit where cooperation with ECAD-MCAD is crucial for the ultimate performance of electronic product design.
Rigid-Flex Design

Defines rigid-flex regions, layers and stack thicknesses allowing the construction of rigid-flex PCBs on a single surface. The stacking regions of the rigid-flex sheet can be specified with bend lines and angles and checked with 3D folding and part clearance tests to ensure proper layout.

Design and Data Management
The SOLIDWORKS PCB-PDM Connector and the SOLIDWORKS PDM-based design and data management workflow manage project, design files, and documentation. Store and index design data safely for fast retrieval, remove issues regarding revision control and data theft, and collaborate from various locations to design data.
ECAD-MCAD Design Collaboration
Unmatched integration and collaboration with SOLIDWORKS from ECAD-MCAD which unifies design data and pushes modifications on both sides of the design project.
PCB Design Engine
Altium-based, industry-proven concept system for the designing and routing of printed circuit boards.
Modern Schematic Entry
Full featured schematic capture method focused on Altium with comprehensive drafting features, collections, and electrical rules.
Streamlined Interface
GUI that is simple and quick to use – inspired by SOLIDWORKS – with a straightforward template and implementation pattern for schematic capture and screen layout.
Managed ECAD-MCAD ECO Process
A controlled Engineering Change Order (ECO) cycle to and from SOLIDWORKS PCB and SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD takes care of design changes like board form, positioning of components, mounting holes and cutouts which keep designs in sync.
Real-time 3D Clearance Checking
Visualize the PCB and components within the mechanical enclosure to minimize costly experiments by ensuring that the board and components match the mechanical enclosures and 3D clearance testing in real time.
Mixed-Mode SPICE 3f5 Simulator
Simulate and evaluate analog and mixed-signal circuits from inside the schematic editor to establish trade-offs in architecture and prevent needless design changes by conducting practical testing on prototypes prior to model or development.
Supplier Links/Search
Scan electronic manufacturer databases and connect or insert parametric details to the design components to suit real-time product parameters, prices and availability, placing the latest up-to - date knowledge at the disposal during the design phase to take timely decisions to satisfy electrical needs, budgets and deadlines.
Version Control
GUI that is simple and quick to use – inspired by SOLIDWORKS – with a straightforward template and implementation pattern for schematic capture and screen layout.
Component Parametric Database Support
Manage and compare all history and changes made to directly design files and achieve better flexibility over changes made to your design sure exactly what and by whom changes were made.
SOLIDWORKS File Support
Be sure to know your mechanical designer's exact intent with SOLIDWORKS 3D file support, which provides the most accurate and pure version of component models and enclosures, ensuring that your 3D clearance check process provides a clear picture on board fit.
Supplier Links/Search
GUI that is simple and quick to use – inspired by SOLIDWORKS – with a straightforward template and implementation pattern for schematic capture and screen layout.
ELECTRICAL SCHEMATIC

Electrical Scehmatics

Electrical Schematic kits include separate, easy-to-use electrical design software that allow you to identify electrical interconnections for complex electrical systems in an effective way.

Why Choose SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic ?

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic provides an elegant and user-friendly interface that automates complicated functions such as cross-reference contacts and terminal drawing. This accelerates product creation by reducing at the same time the repetitive activities associated with the production of electrical schemas.

Which Schematic kit would be perfect for you?

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic Standard 

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic Standard is a single-user schematic design tool that helps rapid development of embedded electrical systems for equipment and other products. Libraries of symbols and manufacturer part information provide common re-usable materials optimize design re-use.
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SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic Professional

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic Professional is a suite of collaborative schematic design tools that drive rapid development of embedded electrical systems. Libraries of symbols, manufacturer part information, and 3D component models provide common re-usable materials optimize design re-use.
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ELECTRICAL 3D

SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D

Electrical 3D lets you quickly incorporate the electrical schematic designs into the 3D prototype layout SOLIDWORKS.

Why Choose SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D ?

Electrical 3D lets you place electrical components and use SOLIDWORKS routing networks to interact electrical design elements within a 3D model automatically. 2D Schematics and 3D Models are combined to automatically update any updates.

Discover the features in SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D

Collaborative Electrical-Mechanical Development
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D addresses the needs of multi-user and cross-functional initiatives with a coordinated design environment between the electrical and mechanical teams to readily integrate schematically-defined electrical systems into a SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model. Multiple electrical and mechanical engineers can work on the same project simultaneously in real time utilizing SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D's advanced database technology with its bi-directional, multi-user environment.
Real-time Synchronization
SOLIDWORKS Electrical synchronizes data from project design in real time, bi-directionally in a collaborative multi-user environment between 2D schematics and the 3D model. Such synchronization unifies crucial knowledge between consumers and architecture disciplines.
Electrical Design in 3D CAD
Designers and engineers will combine SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D electrical schematic develop data into a SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model for CAD-embedded, electrical device design. This real-time, bi-directional, multi-user method facilitates more interactive modeling between electrical and mechanical designers, which allows electrical components to be positioned or removed in the 3D CAD model. Easily create the electrical interconnection of the electrical 3D elements with auto-routing that allows the planning and documentation of route paths and related data (such as the length of wires, cables, and harnesses within the system).
Auto-Routing
Advanced SOLIDWORKS routing technologies to automate the tube, cables, and harness auto-routing mechanism within the 3D CAD layout.
Electrical Harness Design Planning
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D offers a simulated "design-in-place" electrical device creation framework that includes auto-routing of a schematically specified electrical harness in a SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model, simplifying the production of harnesses while minimizing errors. If the virtual harness is developed, SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D will use the built-in drawing software to generate accurate assembly drawings. These drawing creation tools include the ability to create ballooned assemblies, pin boards or cut list drawings, as well as associated documentation on the BOM.
Embedded Electrical System Design Planning
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D is an easy-to-use planning tool for rapid collaborative design of schematically defined embedded electrical systems that can be implemented with an intuitive graphical user interface and the intelligence of traditional multi-line tools in a SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model. SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D introduces a modern manufacturing model, integrating purpose-built modeling methods for the creation of integrated electrical subsystems with schematic drives.
3D Electrical Cabinet Design
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D incorporates SOLIDWORKS CAD and Electrical technology to provide an improved working framework for the construction of electrical 3D cabinets. This unified system is coordinated without the use of external software in real time, and will use current CAD designs. SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D provides robust electrical 3D cabinet modeling and recording features for the SOLIDWORKS automation software.
Electrical Component Library
An extensive integrated library of manufacturer parts provides an easily customizable and adaptable parts base through easy-to-use import tools and wizards.
ELECTRICAL PROFESSIONAL

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Professional

Electrical Professional combines the electrical schematic design functionality of SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematics with the 3D capabilities of SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D in a single package.

Why Choose SOLIDWORKS Electrical Professional ?

The planning of embedded electrical systems requires a unified electrical tool set that provides single-and multi-line schematic tools. Embedded device architecture also includes both 2D and 3D work to be compatible with both mechanical and electrical components.

Discover the features in SOLIDWORKS Electrical Professional

Single-line Schematics

Electrical device design method for the development of complex interconnected electrical networks using simple pictorial images of electrical components and interconnector.

Multi-line Schematics
Schematic tool with simplified user interface optimized for the simplification of repetitive tasks.
Mixed Schematic
Combine all single-line and multi-line sketches of the same design template thus retaining associativity.
2D Cabinet Creation
Generate 2D panel representations with an electrical schematic, with 2D electrical component outlines.
Electrical Component and Symbol Library
Extensive industry-standard schematic symbol library (IEC, ANSI, JIS, GB) combined with a manufacturer's component database to provide easily customizable and adaptable parts database through easy-to-use import tools.
Design and Reuse
Suite with advanced devices for sophisticated cutting and pasting, easy-to-use collection with "heart" parts and circuit design elements, and the opportunity to replace non SOLIDWORKS Electrical design elements with easy-to-use import wizards.
Automated Terminal Drawing Creation
Automatically create reports dependent on requests for the real-time database architecture. Build custom reports utilizing custom built-in reporting software.
Report Generation
Electrical contacts are dynamically cross-referenced in real time and calibrated depending on the quality and form of contacts of the manufacturer-specific components.
Advanced Formula Manager
SOLIDWORKS Electrical provides improved calculation skills from wire names to project name formulas.
Electrical Component and Symbol Library Management
Integrated Symbol Library, which provides easy access to electrical design elements and components.
SOLIDWORKS Electrical Content Portal
Web-based web repository offering links to a comprehensive collection of industry standard schematic symbols and a catalog of product components.
Link to SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD
SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematics is connected to 3D SOLIDWORKS installations, enabling the testing of fit, the preparation of all wires, tubes, belt lines and the measurement of all wire lengths prior to each installation.
Common ECAD and MCAD Database
SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematics are bi-directionally interlinked and allow multi-user interaction in real time. ECAD and MCAD share a common database to ensure consistency.
PLC Tools
The Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) management tools automate a number of PLC wiring design tasks, along with the ability to import PLC data and labels.
Dynamic Connector Tools
The Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) management tools automate a number of PLC wiring design tasks, along with the ability to import PLC data and labels.
Real-time Collaboration
The integrated, bi-directional system enables several participants to collaborate on the same project together in real time for better team coordination.
SOLIDWORKS PDM Integration
Automated publication of schematic details, sketches and reports for archival and revision control purposes.
Real-time Synchronization
SOLIDWORKS Electrical synchronizes project design data in real time, bi-directionally in a collaborative multi-user environment between 2D schematics and the 3D model. This integration puts together crucial knowledge between design disciplines and consumers.
Global Project Settings
Added regional project settings for drawing types, project characteristics and wire-style managers.
Classifications
Ability to create personalized component classifications, maximizing portion control and collection.
Manufacturer Part
The Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) management tools automate a number of PLC wiring design tasks, along with the ability to import PLC data and labels.
SymbolEditor
Enhanced support of index and passive symbols.
Marks and Wires Management
Enhanced support for number group options, reuse of unused wire marks, natural ordering support, and enhanced DWG import capabilities.
Enhanced SOLIDWORKS PDM Connector
Enhanced PDM design offers electrical and mechanical data processing focused on the validated PDM capability of SOLIDWORKS.
Multi-Level Terminals Strip Support
Support 3D terminal strip management with the ability to renumber and set the terminal component properties. Additional capabilities include the ability to add manufacturer parts, circuits and the ability to add accessory components to the terminal strip.
Distributed Mode
Enhances SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic output by reducing network load and slowing real-time project changes. This system gives a boost to the success of major programs and remote access without the need to use special techniques.
Collaborative Electrical-Mechanical Development
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D addresses the needs of multi-user and cross-disciplinary initiatives with a coordinated design environment involving electrical and mechanical teams to quickly execute schematically specified electrical systems in the SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model. Numerous electrical and mechanical engineers can work on the same project simultaneously in real time using the advanced database technologies of SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D with its bi-directional multi-user environment.
Electrical Design in 3D CAD
Designers and engineers can integrate the SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D electrical schematic design data into the SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model for the CAD-embedded, electrical system design. This real-time, bi-directional, multi-user tool enables more collaborative design between electrical and mechanical designers and enables the installation or removal of electrical components in the 3D CAD model. Easily establish an electrical interconnection between electrical 3D components with auto-routing that allows for the preparation and recording between route routes and related details (such as wire distances, wires, and harnesses inside the system).
Auto-Routing
Advanced SOLIDWORKS routing technology to simplify the auto-routing process for wire, cables, and harness in the 3D CAD model.
Electrical Harness Design Planning
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D provides a simulated "design-in-place" electrical device creation framework that auto-routes a schematically specified electrical harness in a SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model that simplifies harness production while minimizing errors. Once a virtual harness has been developed, SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D will produce detailed assembly drawings utilizing digital drawing tools. These design resources include the ability to build ballooned panels, pin board or cut list sketches, as well as the related BOM files.
Embedded Electrical System Design Planning
SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D is an easy-to-use modeling platform for the rapid interactive design of schematically specified interconnected electrical systems that can be applied in a SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD model with an elegant graphical user interface and the knowledge of conventional multi-line devices. SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D introduces a modern technological framework, integrating purpose-built design tools for schematically guided optimized electrical subsystem creation.
3D Electrical Cabinet Design
Combining SOLIDWORKS CAD and electrical engineering, SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D offers an improved construction framework for 3D electrical cabinet production. This coherent framework is coordinated in real time without the use of external data and can use current CAD designs. SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D offers robust electrical 3D cabinet modeling and recording features for SOLIDWORKS automation software.

Would you have any questions about SOLIDWORKS Electrical ?

By integrating ECAD with MCAD, SOLIDWORKS Electrical allows you and your team to quickly transform new ideas into great products.
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Would you have any questions about SOLIDWORKS Electrical ?

By integrating ECAD with MCAD, SOLIDWORKS Electrical allows you and your team to quickly transform new ideas into great products.
Learn more