TUALATIN, Ore. – CUI Inc announced that their 3D catalog is now available on Digi-Key’s website for the majority of their 1000+ stocked line items. CUI is the first Digi-Key partner to make this service available to Digi-Key customers. CUI’s VP of Marketing, Jeff Schnabel explained, “We are very excited to be the first partner to offer free 3D drawings through Digi-Key. This service has already proved to be a valuable tool for our direct customer base, and I think engineers visiting Digi-Key.com will also find this service extremely helpful as their design cycles continue to shorten.”
Users are able to configure, view, and download 2D and 3D drawings in any of the major mechanical CAD formats for free, eliminating unnecessary data conversion costs and delays. Available formats include SolidWorks®, Pro/Engineer®, AutoCAD®, and Mechanical Desktop®, among others. The models can be dropped directly into a product’s design to check compatibility in just a few mouse clicks, enabling the engineer to specify components quicker and reduce the design cycle.
CUI designs, manufactures, and markets electro-mechanical components for the OEM manufacturer in the fields of power electronics, motion control, interconnect, and acoustic technologies.