Lattice Technology Blog

Create Robust Technical Illustrations Directly from Your 3D CAD

Posted by Chris Hughes on Wed, 11 Aug, 2021 @ 07:27 PM

Benefit of XVL for Technical Documentation

Usually, illustrations and figures in technical documents are created manually using actual products and photographs, at considerable time and cost. XVL can create technical illustrations directly from the 3D model, enabling you to start the process early.  

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Tags: Digital Manufacturing, Technical Illustrations

Publish Work Instructions (and more) Using Microsoft Excel

Posted by Chris Hughes on Mon, 28 Jun, 2021 @ 08:15 PM

Publish Work Instructions (and more) using Microsoft Excel

Lattice3D Reporter brings the intuitive power of 3D visualization to anyone by enabling consumption of interactive 3D models and associated information to anyone using a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.

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The Virtual Product Model – A Steppingstone to the Model-Based Enterprise

Posted by Chris Hughes on Tue, 08 Jun, 2021 @ 08:28 PM

The Virtual Product Model can be used to implement “MBE-light”. Implementing MBE (Model-based Enterprise) is a huge undertaking. Using the Virtual Product Model approach will save your company time and money, without upending your entire organization.

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Tags: 3D Visualization & Sharing, Digital Manufacturing, Manufacturing Processes, Data Interoperability, Quality

XVL Enables Concurrent Processes Across Development & Manufacturing

Posted by Chris Hughes on Thu, 10 Sep, 2020 @ 10:56 PM

KCM Corporation is a manufacturer of construction machinery. 

Due to market pressures, KCM was forced to shorten time-to-market, reduce costs and focus on improving customer satisfaction. 

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Tags: Digital Manufacturing, Manufacturing Processes

Virtual Capability Brings Stakeholders Together Using 3D CAD Model

Posted by Chris Hughes on Fri, 17 Apr, 2020 @ 10:16 PM

Lattice Technology Offers 3D Product Design Review Capabilities for Work at Home

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Tags: Design Review, Digital Manufacturing, Concurrent Engineering

XVL Web3D Manager Enables Access to Gigabyte-Size 3D Models

Posted by Chris Hughes on Mon, 24 Feb, 2020 @ 08:47 PM

— New technology gives fast access to complete product data regardless of their size or originating CAD system —

XVL Web3D Manager provides controlled sharing to any stakeholder using a modern web browser without add-ons. Even gigabyte-size CAD model files can be viewed with a web browser, including those with thousands of parts.

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Tags: Digital Manufacturing, Interactive Assembly Instructions, Lattice News

Announcing Release of XVL Content Manager

Posted by Chris Hughes on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 @ 06:15 PM

Augments PDM/PLM systems delivering fast performance to stakeholders downstream from product development for even the largest 3D product models 

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Tags: Lightweight & Accurate 3D Format, Lattice News

Mitsubishi: Improving assembly processes using XVL

Posted by Chris Hughes on Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 @ 05:07 PM

Planning and Validating the Assembly Processes Using XVL

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Toyoda Iron Works Streamlines Processes Using XVL

Posted by Chris Hughes on Tue, 20 Aug, 2019 @ 06:43 PM

XVL Customer Story: Toyoda Iron Works

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Heavy Equipment Manufacturer Adopts XVL to Streamline Processes

Posted by Erik Freeman on Wed, 05 Jun, 2019 @ 06:09 PM

XVL used as the single-point-of-truth for the enterprise to dramatically shorten time-to-market 

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Tags: engineering processes, Lightweight & Accurate 3D Format, Interactive Assembly Instructions, Work Instructions, Assembly Process Planning, Concurrent Engineering, Lattice News