It’s not my Default

It’s not my Default

It’s not my Default There is a feature in MecaWind that is seldom used, but can be very helpful. It’s a feature under the File Menu called¬†“Save Current File as Default”. What does it do? When this feature is is selected, it takes the current...
The Next Big Thing in Lifting Lug Design

The Next Big Thing in Lifting Lug Design

The Next Big Thing in Lifting Lug Design All structural design is important but verifying that the lifting lug design is adequate to lift a piece of heavy equipment might just be one of the most important things an Engineer can design. Engineers often design...
Take Vortex Shedding Seriously

Take Vortex Shedding Seriously

Take Vortex Shedding Seriously When I was a new Engineer working for an equipment manufacturer, I can say that I didn’t have a healthy appreciation for wind Induced vibration (vortex shedding).¬† I worked for an equipment manufacturer who won and lost jobs based...