BEST Robotics Training Class – This Saturday – Looking for Volunteers

The North Alabama SolidWorks Users Group (NASWUG), Dynetics, & Trobotics Inc. will be sponsoring a BEST Robotics SolidWorks Training Class this Saturday August 21, 2010 at the Calhoun Community College Campus in Decatur, Alabama. We will be providing hands-on SolidWorks training for North Alabama Schools participating in the BEST Robotics competition this year. The training will take place at the Noble Russell Building, Room 115.

Class instruction is already covered, but we are looking for volunteers to help guide the students as they follow along in the class. If you are interested in volunteering your time to help in the training sessions, please send me an e-mail ( There will be a morning session (9:00am -11:30am) and afternoon session (12:30pm – 3:00pm). Any time you have is greatly appreciated, even if you only have time to stay for one of the sessions.

For more details, including directions to the campus and building, click HERE to view the event flyer.

NASWUG-RSA August 2010 Meeting Announcement

The North Alabama SolidWorks Users Group (NASWUG) would like to announce our August 2010 NASWUG-RSA meeting. The meeting will be held on Thursday August 26, 2010 from 11:00am to 1:00pm on the grounds of the Redstone Arsenal. The meeting will be held at the Redstone Bowling Lanes. This is located just to the right when coming in the Patton Road Gate. (see link for location)

Link to Google Map of Location.

Come join us for a presentation on SolidWorks Simulation!  Dana Parrish and Ramesh Lakshmipathy from DS SolidWorks Corporation will be on hand show how SolidWorks Simulation can solve your structural and vibration problems.

The meeting is open to all SolidWorks users who have their own pass to get on the grounds of the Arsenal. Buffet lunch and door prizes will be provided.

To RSVP, click on the link below and fill the form. Don’t forget to hit “Submit” when you are done!

You will receive a confirmation e-mail upon submitting your RSVP.

If you have any questions regarding the meeting location or time, contact Gary Hall (

Don’t miss your opportunity to network with fellow SolidWorks users, gain valuable information, get free food, and pick up some cool prizes!