Posts by Josh Mings

Josh is co-founder of EvD Media. He engineers and designs, is the Marketing Manager for Luxion, is CSWP certified for SolidWorks training and support and excels at falling awkwardly. He is editor of and co-host of, a weekly podcast about design, engineering and what makes it all happen.

Four Fusion 360 Assembly Features That Will Make You Forget About Mates

4 hours ago

Presented by It’s time to talk about everyone’s favorite topic. Mating. (You two in the back stop snickering.) We’re in part three of our under-the-covers *snicker* peek at Fusion 360…


Model of The Week: 3D Printed, Low Poly Hat [So Gangsta!]

3 days ago

You know what that mop of yours is missing? Nope, not a 3D printed hat. A 3D printed LOW POLY hat, sucka! No funky floral patterns or flare on this…


Friday Smackdown: Regalian Nostril Slap

6 days ago

They flared. We stepped back. Who know what those things could have done. There were stories of them taking the skin right off you, clothes still on. What seemed so…


Model of the Week: Steampunk Ladybug [Super Detailed!]

1 week ago

If there’s one threat I’ve always given when being kicked repeatedly in the lung sacks, it’s “If you kick me one more time! I will open my steampunk spectacle! After…


Friday Smackdown: Fire the Blast Rockets

2 weeks ago

“Tim! Shut the door!” Brin always made the crew nervous before a launch. She was on edge most the time, but always after a particularly messy run in with Lorackian…


BioLite CookStove: Outdoor Living In Style [Review]

2 weeks ago

Every once in a while, I get out from behind the computers here at SolidSmack. When I do, I run for the hills with nothing but a tent and sleeping…


Fusion 360 Model Features You Have to Try: Part Modeling

2 weeks ago

Presented by Two weeks ago we did the unthinkable. We taped back our eyelids, slapped on some CAD spandex (that exists right?) and launched a series of articles on Fusion…


Friday Smackdown: The Fin Cutters

3 weeks ago

It rose, within a wave, and the shrieks were muffled but a second before the water shed from the five orifices, gasping the air and wrenching the deepest guttural sounds…


Model Of the Week: Self-Watering Planter [Print It Yo’self!]

3 weeks ago

You know, Mother’s Day is coming up, and there’s one thing yo’ mamma (or future mamma) really, really wants… You’re not going to guess are you? … No? Ok, it’s…