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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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Adam Butcher

How To Get Up And Running With Woodwork For Inventor v9

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The latest version of the fantastic add-in product for furniture design, Woodwork for Inventor v9, now uses the JSON database platform instead of the Microsoft SQL Compact Edition. Handily, the develo...
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Adam Butcher

A Guide To Woodwork For Inventor Cover Position Settings

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When you are generating manufacturing information (part code, name, size, and material) or linking system data to the information in the part labels in Woodwork for Inventor , it is important to indic...
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Ian Bottomley

A Fantastic Turnout for the Southampton Inventor User Group

A Fantastic Turnout for the Southampton Inventor User Group
Our annual Inventor User Group proved to be as popular and highly attended as ever. The day was packed with interactive sessions focusing on the hot topics within manufacturing and covered everything ...
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Ian Bottomley

Sign Up For The 2019 Graitec Inventor User Group Event!

Sign Up For The 2019 Graitec Inventor User Group Event!
Do you regularly use Autodesk Inventor or work in design manufacturing? If so our upcoming events will definitely be of interest to you. Providing you with information on useful tips, tricks and best ...
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Adam Butcher

The Product Design & Manufacturing Collection Nesting Utility

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Do you use Inventor Professional as part of the Autodesk Product Design and Manufacturing Collection ? Are you looking to minimize waste? Do you use tools such as laser, plasma and water jet...
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