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These tutorials are designed to help new DFMA users to quickly grasp basic DFMA concepts and tools, using real examples. More advanced topics are also included for the more experienced user.

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DFA Product Simplification DFM Concurrent Costing

Learn the basics of the DFA software
Learn how to use the DFA structure chart
Learn how to use the DFA questions
Learn how to use the DFA worksheets
Import a bill of material (BOM) into DFA
Learn how to use the DFA items library
Learn how to use the DFA function groups
Import a CAD model into DFA
Learn how to use the DFA reports
Learn how to batch print DFA reports
Learn how to create a DFA custom tabular report

Injection Molding with Secondary Operations
Sheet Metal with Process Comparison

Tutorials (PDF)

DFA Product Simplification DFM Concurrent Costing

Performing an analysis
Operation library
Cable harness assembly

Assembly Fabrication Analysis
Sheet Metalworking Deep Drawing Analysis
Die Casting Analysis
Machining Full Analysis
Machining Quick Estimate
Machining Cell Analysis
Sheet Metalworking Analysis

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You may also obtain technical support by phone at 1-401-783-5840 or by e-mail at support@dfma.com.

DFMA® System Requirements

DFA Product Simplification (current version 10.1.1.199)

OS: Windows 7, 8, 10 (64bit compatible) .Net 4.6.2
Processor: Dual core Processor (Quad core recommended)
Memory: 2GB (4GB or more recommended)
Hard disk space: 250MB for installation (1GB or more recommended)

DFM Concurrent Costing (current version 3.0.0.115)

OS: Windows 7, 8, 10 (64bit compatible) .Net 4.6.2
Processor: Dual core Processor (Quad core recommended)
Memory: 2GB (4GB or more recommended)
Hard disk space: 250MB for installation (1GB or more recommended)

FLEXlm® License Manager (current version 11.14.1)

For floating licenses only

OS: Windows 7,8,10, Server (2003, 2008, 2012)
Network: Access through TCP/IP
Hard disk space: 5MB

Current International Versions

Design for Assembly German 9.3.3.2
Design for Assembly Japanese 9.1.0
Design for Assembly French 9.1.0
DFM Concurrent Costing German 2.2.3.2

Third Party Acknowledgements

DFMA includes software developed by devDept Software S.a.s. (http://www.devdept.com)
Portion of copyright © devDept Software S.a.s. All Rights Reserved

 

Q&A Session:
DFM 3.0 New Feature Overview

November 28th, 2017 @ 2PM EST
What you need to know about the new
DFM Concurrent Costing® 3.0 release
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