Ready. Set. Design.

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Prizes

See What You Can Win

Enter the SOLIDWORKS Design Contest for a chance to win a jet-powered surfboard and other great prizes.

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CONTEST DETAILS

Learn About the Contest

Learn how to create and submit your design of a hard travel case for the Mako Slingshot Jetboard using SOLIDWORKS.

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CONTEST ENTRY

Submit Your Design

Complete the online entry form to submit your case design.

How Mako Boardsports Uses SOLIDWORKS

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TECHNICAL VIDEO

Gilo Industries - Fit

The Mako Boardsports jetboard has more than 300 parts. Making them all fit was no simple task.

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TECHNICAL VIDEO

Gilo Industries - Structural Analysis

Learn how Gilo Industries used SOLIDWORKS Simulation to maximize the jetboards performance while minimizing production costs.

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INFOGRAPHIC

Anatomy of a Jetboard

Find out what makes a jetboard different than a regular surfboard.

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FEATURE ARTICLE

Q&A with CEO Gilo Cardozo

Can fun fuel design? Gilo Cardoza would shout an enthusiastic “yes” over the din of his parajet.

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MODEL GEOMETRY

Mako Jetboard SOLIDWORKS Model Geometry

Check out the full SOLIDWORKS model geometry of the Mako Jetboard for your design inspiration.

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DESIGN BRIEF

SOLIDWORKS and Mako Boardsports Design Brief

Check out the details on the SOLIDWORKS design contest and learn how you could win your own jet-powered surfboard.