Work in your native environment: All changes can be viewed in your native design environment—pull updates directly from SOLIDWORKS to OrCAD and vice versa
Instant Updates: Preview mechanical changes as they come in and view in an interactive 3D format in OrCAD
Bidirectional integration: SOLIDWORKS can change PCB Design and OrCAD can Change SOLIDWORKS 3D rendering
No Extra Costs
ECAD MCAD Integration comes standard in all OrCAD PCB suites. No need to pay extra for the privledge of effective collaboration.
Get up and running quickly. No special server or IT setup required. Just define a shared location and start collaborating in real-time.
Collaborate using the MCAD tool of your choice.
The very first 3D model I tested, a shield generated by our mechanical department, I found to be placed 180 degrees out; this would have been very difficult to detect without a 3D view. This has allowed us to avoid a potential pitfall, not to mention a sum of money in rework.
See for yourself how OrCAD is designed to help you drive your products from idea to production.