Richer 3D Manufacturing Design Environment offered by ProductView Professional
Windchill MPMLink’s 3D visualization environment, ProductView for MPMLink, can be enhanced to offer a richer environment for manufacturing designers by embedding PTC’s ProductView Professional.
PDM & Process Solutions
|Product / Module||
PTC Windchill MPMLink
|Product Functional Area||
Manufacturing Parts and BOMs
Manufacturing Process Plans
Manufacturing Resource Management
|User Interface Location|
|Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices||
Manufacturing Process Management
Benefits and Description
The Windchill MPMLink embedded 3D visualization capabilities provided by PTC’s ProductView family allows the manufacturing engineer to:
- Visualize engineering designs, eBOMs, mBOMs, process plans and resources.
- Use the 3D environment in ProductView for Windchill MPMLink to create mBOMs and to allocate parts to process plan operations.
- Generate 3D representations with annotations and markups, of manufacturing deliverables
- Create 3D illustrations that are displayed in the work instructions available from the shop floor.
Adding PTC's ProductView Professional to Windchill MPMLink provides numerous enhancements for the manufacturing engineer, including:
- Conducting color coded and spatial searches.
- Creating smart exploded views.
- Viewing “Capped” sections.
- Performing enhanced measurements and measurement on sections.