Why use DriveWorks Solo?
Many designers and engineers waste countless hours modifying existing designs for a customer’s requirements. Often this is a tedious operation that can result in many errors or omissions. Also, it may be done too quickly in order to provide a quote for your Sales department.
DriveWorks Solo can reduce this problem by automatically generating variations of an existing design, create detailed manufacturing drawings, and a quote for each new custom design variation required. DriveWorks Solo allows you to....
- Quickly create new versions of existing designs with new sizes, colours and options at the push of a button!
- Reduce the cost of custom designs.
- Respond quickly to sales enquiries.
- Enhance product quality.
- Reduce repetitive tasks.
What is 'Design Automation' with DriveWorks Solo?
'Design Automation’ with DriveWorks Solo does not automate your original design process that you go through to create new products. It refers to the automation of a particular design that is available to your customers in many different configurations or variations. It is often as simple as the product being available in:
- Different Sizes
- Different Colours
- Different Options
How will your company use DriveWorks Solo?
Set up DriveWorks Solo
The principle in DriveWorks is straightforward - Set up your project, automate and run. Decide what you want to control and drive. You can drive Dimensions, Features, Custom Properties, Drawings, Replacement Files & File Formats. You can generate all your manufacturing drawings and data as well as sales quotes and covering letters.
Create a Customizable User Interface
Creating custom forms with dynamic navigation is easy in DriveWorks Solo. There are tools for aligning & displaying controls, and you can include images and messages on your forms to give feedback and guidance when filling out the form.
Build Design Rules using a Wizard
The power of automation lies in the DriveWorks Rules Wizard. The interface is logical and intuitive.Rule Building uses Excel Syntax so that no custom code or programming knowledge is required. Rules are used by DriveWorks to scale 2D drawings, control views, dimension positions, and much more.
Automatically generate your Sales, Marketing, and Manufacturing Data
DriveWorks Solo is a valuable Sales Tool. You can quickly respond to sales enquiries by automatically generating sales quotes, cover letters, compelling images of custom products for use in your marketing material, and all the drawing and BOM data for manufacturing.