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1811, 2016

Fusion 360 2D Drawings

By | November 18th, 2016|

When creating a 2D drawing, it works very much like a combination of Inventor and AutoCAD.  Automated but not automated. When you bring in your first view you can change the appearance like the orientation [...]

1811, 2016

Fusion 360 Creating Drawings

By | November 18th, 2016|

You are able to link files from another fusion 360 file by dragging and dropping the design from within your project folders into the drawing that you currently have open.   You will notice an [...]

1811, 2016

Fusion 360 Version Control

By | November 18th, 2016|

Selecting Open Details on the Web, opens up the design in your internet browser.   In the top left hand corner you will see the familiar A360 logo and next to it will be the [...]

1811, 2016

Fusion 360 Uploading CAD files

By | November 18th, 2016|

Once you have uploaded the files for the upload and conversion, the Job Status dialog box pops up.  There are 2 parts to it.  Uploads, which is all the files that you are uploading as [...]

1811, 2016

Fusion 360 Collaboration

By | November 18th, 2016|

Collaborating and sharing in Fusion 360 is an absolute pleasure.  As everything resides in the cloud it is very quick and easy to share and collaborate anywhere in the world.  Fusion 360 projects files and [...]

2110, 2016

Inventor iLogic Troubleshooting

By | October 21st, 2016|

Inventor's iLogic can be an incredibly powerful tool and when implemented correctly will make your life an absolute dream.  You are also able to find an incredible amount of coding snippets on the internet as [...]

2110, 2016

Vault Server Installs and Upgrades

By | October 21st, 2016|

Doing Autodesk Vault upgrades and installations can be lots of fun when things go smoothly, but can be really not so much fun when things do not work correctly.  I have done a few Vault [...]

1410, 2016

CAMduct Quick Takeoff

By | October 14th, 2016|

The Quick Takeoff button in CAMduct does the same job as the Item Folders but with speed in mind when placing Items (straights,elbows).  There are 3 areas that you will work in.  The panel on [...]

1410, 2016

Creating a Job in CAMduct

By | October 14th, 2016|

When starting a job in CAMduct you can decide whether you would like to create your content using the Imperial library or the Metric library. (inches or mm)         With this configuration [...]

1409, 2016

Introductiion into Autodesk Fabrication Software

By | September 14th, 2016|

Autodesk has a fabulous set of  MEP detailing and fabrication software in their stable.  I have been investigating it for the last 2 weeks.  The 3 software packages they have are Fabrication CADmep (for detailers), Fabrication [...]

2208, 2016

Getting started on AutoCAD for MAC – Part 3

By | August 22nd, 2016|

So you have bought the latest Macbook Pro and are getting your ducks in a row with native software for the MAC OSx.   You have been using AutoCAD on a PC for years and [...]

1208, 2016

Getting started on AutoCAD for MAC – Part 2

By | August 12th, 2016|

So what is Plan B.  It consists of lots and lots of Youtube videos.  Yes you got it Youtube.  You will find a wealth of information with regards to Autodesk products and getting trained up [...]