Free downloadable 3D CAD models provide design simplicity for digital panel meters
Murata Power Solutions has made available free, downloadable 3D CAD models of their complete panel meter range.
Available in SolidWorks 2011, Standard for the Exchange of Product Model data (STEP), Initial Graphics Exchange Specification (IGES) or 3D PDF file formats, the CAD files allow design engineers to easily and rapidly incorporate digital panel meter models into their own CAD designs. Designers no longer have to extract the physical dimensions from a printed datasheet in order to model the meter. Simply importing the CAD file and dropping it into the end-design saves time, ensures design accuracy and helps speed time to market.