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DesignSpark is your go-to engineering design platform from RS Components, providing free CAD software, online resources, and design support. Our flagship CAD software includes DesignSpark PCB, DesignSpark Mechanical and DesignSpark Electrical. Join our community at https://www.rs-online.com/designspark/register

Rewards icon DS Level 498
248535 / 249000 xp
Member since November 2013
DS member Earned 03/01/2018
Community spirit 50 Earned 03/01/2018
Inquisitive 25 Earned 02/12/2019
Author 25 Earned 03/01/2018
All star profile Earned 03/01/2018
Maker Earned 24/04/2018
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1113 Followers
55 Following
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12 Questions posted
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196 Articles published
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Tutorial: Flythrough mode in DesignSpark Mechanical

Flythrough is a display mode intended to give you the impression you are inside the model looking around. This feature can be found in DesignSpark Mechanical v5.0 and newer.

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Competitions

1 month ago

DesignSpark New Year Giveaway 2021

We are offering you the chance to win an exclusive engineers bundle worth over £2500, including a soldering station, meterscope, development kits, a Nintendo Switch Lite, Amazon Echo Dot and Fitbit Charge 3.

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Competitions

1 month ago

DS Advent Giveaway 2020: The Winners

Our DesignSpark Elves, Faraday and Lovelace, returned to DesignSpark HQ for December for our annual advent giveaway on our Twitter account @DesignSparkRS.

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Microcontrollers

3 months ago

From State Machine to Machine Learning – what did MCUs ever do for us?

The world wouldn't look the same today without the embedded electronics sector, and embedded electronics couldn't exist without the MCU. It started as a relatively simple, programmable controller.

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3D CAD Zone

3 months ago

Making Bevel Gears with DSM

One of our elite DSM users (3D Exploration) has made a video tutorial for designing bevel gears. You can find the associated DesignSpark Mechanical 3D model here.

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3D CAD Zone

4 months ago

Making a propeller from Archimedes' screw

One of our elite DSM users (Jim Taylor) has made a tutorial for designing a boat propeller with 3 blades, in response to a viewer request. You can find the associated DesignSpark Mechanical 3D model here.

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3D CAD Zone

4 months ago

Making a funnel with perforated cone

One of our elite DSM users (Jim Taylor) has made a tutorial for designing a funnel with perforated cone, in response to a viewer request. You can find the associated DesignSpark Mechanical 3D model here.

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3D CAD Zone

4 months ago

Making an extension spring with DSM

One of our elite DSM users (Jim Taylor) has made a tutorial for designing a tension spring with hooks. You can find the associated DesignSpark Mechanical 3D model here.

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Tutorial: Constraint-based sketching with DSM v5.0

A brand new feature of our latest 5.0 release, this article contains a video tutorial to get you started with applying constraints for advanced sketching.

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DesignSpark Birthday

6 months ago

RadioGlobe Q&A with Jude Pullen

We caught up with Jude to discuss the DesignSpark RadioGlobe project and find out more about his experiences whilst taking it from an idea to reality over the past few months.

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DesignSpark Mechanical v5.0 - What’s New?

Watch a short video revealing the top 5 new features in version 5.0 of DSM and read the release notes for details.

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Competitions

6 months ago

Decade Picade Giveaway

To celebrate a decade of DesignSpark we have a retro arcade picade console to give away to one lucky winner. All you have to do is follow us on Twitter @DesignSparkRS and retweet our competition post.

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