Miscellaneous

This section covers the miscellaneous features of eMachineShop CAD.

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Math Functions

Math functions can be used on the numeric bar to calculate values.

Part Assembly

You can specify to have your parts assembled for you.

Design Statistics

You can view miscellaneous useful information about your design.


Math Functions

Math functions can be used on the numeric bar to calculate values.

Part Assembly

You can specify to have your parts assembled for you.

  1. Locate a supplier for any required hardware, adhesives, etc. and get a price.
  2. In your design, use Comments To Machinist to provide assembly instructions.
  3. Examples of assembly comments:
    • “Affix bolt hinge here (with arrow pointing to holes) mcmaster.com #123456, $5.00 for pack of 10. $10 total, eMachineShop supplied.”
    • “Insert PEM fastener. Customer will supply via UPS.”
    • “Affix side panels with mcmaster adhesive #123.”

eMachineShop can assemble:

  1. Bolts
  2. Nuts
  3. Dowels
  4. Inserts
    • PEM
    • Helicoil
    • Slimserts
    • Keenserts
  5. Hinges
  6. Pins
  7. Rivets
  8. Joining parts with adhesive
  9. Etc.

Design Statistics

  1. Choose menu Tools > Compute > Statistics.