acrobat-users-group-logo.jpgThat’s right, a Dell Precision M4300 laptop valued at $1500. And it couldn’t be easier for SolidWorks Users. Adobe Acrobat Users Community is running a contest for users to submit example of 3D PDFs that show the capabilities of Acrobat 3D and 3D PDFs. Other prizes include Apple iPhones, Apple Video iPods, 3Dconnexion navigation devices, Acrobat 3D, PhotoShop CS 3 E, and the Technical Communication Suite. It’s running Oct 15, 2007 – Jan 31, 2008.

2 step process for SolidWorks Users

  1. Find your favorite model and Save As… PDF (select 3D PDF option)
  2. Enter Here

Acrobat 3D PDFs not only provide a easy way to document 3D data. They also allow you to communicate with a format that is already used in nearly every industry. If you want to learn more and play with a trial version visit the Adobe Acrobat 3D site or read my review series (1, 2, 3).

See more on the contest details and enter here.



Josh is founder and editor at, founder at Aimsift Inc., and co-founder of EvD Media. He is involved in engineering, design, visualization, the technology making it happen, and the content developed around it. He is a SolidWorks Certified Professional and excels at falling awkwardly.