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Autodesk CAM Software Solutions – Make Quality Parts Faster Than Ever.

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This article explores the evolvement of CAM software and the investment of Autodesk in advance manufacturing solutions that empower today’s manufacturing industries to maximise machinery investment re...
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Nick Johns

An Overview of Autodesk Inventor Bill of Materials (BOM)

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If your organisation uses Autodesk Inventor, you may not be utilising the Bill of Materials (BOM) or BOM tool. The BOM is not the same as the parts list that is often included in drawings. It is an ov...
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Nick Johns

An Overview of the Sheet Metal Unfold & Refold Function in Autodesk Inventor

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If you’ve ever tried to create a feature in a flat pattern and then have it appear in the folded model in Inventor within a sheet metal environment, then you’re probably aware by now that you can’t. T...
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Nick Johns

An Overview of Shared Views in Autodesk Inventor

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The ability to share a 3D model with almost anyone on practically any device makes “Shared Views” a really powerful function in Autodesk Inventor. A shared view is an online visual representation of t...
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Nick Johns

Is 5G Going to Revolutionise the Manufacturing Industry?

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“Smart robots assembling products from a plethora of manufacturing lines by physically reconfiguring themselves on the factory floor” “Security drones handling monotonous tasks ranging from monitoring...
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Nick Johns

An Overview of the Autodesk Inventor Frame Generator Tool

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Inventor is full of incredibly useful design tools which are aimed at increasing productivity in common manufacturing situations, one of these is the “Frame Generator”. By default, in Inventor, you wi...
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Nick Johns

How to use the Unwrap Command in Autodesk Inventor

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The Unwrap command in Inventor allows you to unwrap most shapes that cannot be flattened by the unfold command and saved or exported in different formats. Unwrap can be used to create a flat surface p...
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Adam Butcher

Is Your Woodwork For Inventor Hardware Missing On Your Bill Of Materials?

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If you have created your own hardware in Woodwork for Inventor , added it to the assembly and then generated a bill of materials which displays all your panel parts but no hardware, then this step by ...
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Chris England

Using a Solid Body for a HSM Stock Setup

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The standard setup tool in HSM is great if you are starting from a standard stock that is either cylindrical, box or tube shaped. But if your part has been pre-machined to be mounted on a jig, origina...
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Adam Butcher

How To Create Edge Bands With Woodwork For Inventor

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If you are struggling to create your own Edge Band material in Woodwork for Inventor please check out this guide, which will show you how with 6 simple steps. Step 1 Select the woodwork design tab in ...
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