design, prototyping & 3D printing

SolidWorks 2013 

SolidWorks 3D CAD solutions enable your company and your team to quickly transform new ideas into great products.
Create and Communicate
-SolidWorks Premium 2013 is a comprehensive 3D design solution that enables you to create., validate, communicate, and manage your product designs, By integrating powerful design tools, including industry-leading part, assembly, and drawing capabilities, with built-in simulation, cost estimation, rendering, animation, and product data management,
SolidWorks Premium makes the development and sharing of design ideas faster and simpler, resulting in a more productive 3D design experience.

Amada AP100

AP100US is the most widely used CAD/CAM package available for sheet metal fabrication. AP100US is the industry leading solution for programming Punching, Laser, Water Jet, Plasma and Combination Punch/Cut CNC machines. AP100US provides a mature and stable software environment that you can rely on. AP100US utilizes a built-in 2D CAD system with sheet metal specific logic and direct integration with best-of-class 3D Solid Modeling packages. AP100US natively supports and with all industry standard file formats, ensuring that you will be able to meet your clients’ requirements. Compatible across all makes and models of both punching and cutting machines, you can match software functionality and cost to your machine’s capability. A large pool of experienced AP100US programmers assures the maximum flexibility in hiring and minimum training of your personnel.

Dr.ABE Blank Overview

Dr.ABE_Blank is the most advanced blanking solution available for programming your Amada machine. Dr.ABE_Blank makes user modification of parts and nesting simple, including the most demanded features in the industry. Years of innovation are seamlessly integrated with our AI CAM engine to create our Expert AI CAD/CAM system, complete with scheduling, nesting, and every function needed to bring your shop to the next generation in automation.

What exactly is Dr.ABE Blank?

Dr.ABE is high-tech software for sheet metal fabrication, which reduces latency and improves shop productivity by handling the assignment, sequencing, and NC generation that otherwise ties up your time and labor. Based on highly detailed settings and an unrivaled Artificial Intelligence engine, Dr.ABE’s automatic nesting process can automate with sheet utilization that rivals manual processing. However, a human programmer can still edit and verify the nesting results to meet your shop’s demands.

Fabtech’s 3D Printing Prototyping

Fabtech offers designers and engineers a variety of options for prototyping, 3D printed design iterations, proof of concept development, and fit testing. 
Get started today by uploading your CAD design model, input requirements, and Fabtech will quote your 3D printed model.