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Inventor - Loft Function

Inventor - Loft Function
inventor loft diamond sketch example
Hello Everybody! I thought I’d share a little knowledge in regards to the loft feature which you should be able to use to help model exactly the correct shape, when creating your Autodesk Inventor 3D Parts. Most of us will have used the Loft feature ...
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Inventor Tip - Accidental Change to Document and Recovering an Old Version

Inventor Tip - Accidental Change to Document and Recovering an Old Version
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How to revert back if you have already saved the Part or Assembly File Hello everybody. I think at some point in our lives we’ve all experienced that horrible moment when we realise that we have changed something on a part or assembly, and re-creatin...
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Autodesk Inventor - Unexpected reflections and how to remove them

Autodesk Inventor - Unexpected reflections and how to remove them
Applications Dialogue Box
Hello everybody, this is an issue I came across recently which I thought might be helpful to share. A customer of mine was experiencing unexpected reflections on some parts under certain views but they were unable to locate how to remove these reflec...
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Autodesk Inventor Tip - How to Create a Custom Sized Frame for Frame Generator

Autodesk Inventor Tip - How to Create a Custom Sized Frame for Frame Generator
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I came across an interesting little request during my daily support of Inventor which I think may be useful for everybody to know. Inventor is full of incredibly useful design tools which are aimed at increasing productivity in common manufacturing s...
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Change to Inventor 2017 SP1 or R2 Fill/Hatch Region in Drawings

Change to Inventor 2017 SP1 or R2 Fill/Hatch Region in Drawings
Hatch Patterns Dialogue Box
Hello everybody, this is a small change that I have come across with one of our customers, in the service pack 1 or R2 Release of Inventor 2017. It’s not easy to see in the patch notes and could leave you scratching your head if you’re unaware. It re...
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Autodesk Vault Searching Tips

Autodesk Vault Searching Tips
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Hello everybody. This is one for all you vault users no matter if its Basic, Workgroup or Professional. Autodesk Vault has many benefits but one that not everybody is aware of is the ability to quickly find out who is working on what at any given tim...
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Inventor Tips: Exploded Presentations and Drawings

Inventor Tips: Exploded Presentations and Drawings

Hello again everybody, today we are going to take a look at exploded presentations and drawings in Inventor 2017. First on your home page, create a new Presentation. You will immediately be asked which assembly you would like to base this on. This is...
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Inventor Tips - Changing the Mouse Wheel Scroll Direction

Inventor Tips - Changing the Mouse Wheel Scroll Direction

Hello Everybody Time for a tip on changing the mouse settings. • Did you know, you can change the zoom in/out direction of your mouse wheel? Its hidden deep in there but it may be one of the first things you want to change depending on your scrolling...
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Inventor Tips – Parameters While Modelling

Inventor Tips – Parameters While Modelling

Hello Everybody Another little tip which may help your daily Inventor use. • Did you know, you can create parameters for your parts as you model them? As you create your various parts, you may want to reference other dimensions or use formulas to det...
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Applying logos to your parts in Inventor

Applying logos to your parts in Inventor

A common task that you may have to undertake is applying your company’s logos to your part to ensure that your company’s product receives as much recognition as possible. This is quite easy to accomplish using the “ Decal ” function in inventor. But ...
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