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Adam Butcher

Get Into The Habit Of Using The Inventor Assembly Bill Of Materials

Get Into The Habit Of Using The Inventor Assembly Bill Of Materials
We all need an accurate bill of materials (BOM) at the end of the day, and most of us don’t even use the fantastic bill of materials option, which is available in the Autodesk Inventor assembly enviro...
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Alan Johnson

Adding A Material To Revit Imported 3D Geometry

Adding A Material To Revit Imported 3D Geometry
If you have created an Autodesk Revit family by importing a 3Ddwg or SAT file for example, it will help to follow this handy tip for assigning a material (and colour). The imported 3D geometry will ha...
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Alan Johnson

Creating Revit Families From Imported 3D Geometry

Creating Revit Families From Imported 3D Geometry
One of the big advantages of using Autodesk Revit family creation is that you can import 3D geometry from supported file formats and applications. This functionality leverages sophisticated technology...
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Dave Talbot

What’s the Next BIG Disruptor for AEC

What’s the Next BIG Disruptor for AEC
If you think the AEC world is settling into BIM and BIM is the future think again. The adoption of 3D technologies in the AEC sector is merely serving as an enabler and catalyst for change right acros...
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Michael Arnott

Introducing Autodesk Nastran In-CAD

Introducing Autodesk Nastran In-CAD
Autodesk’s Nastran In-CAD software is one of the foremost Finite Element Analysis (FEA) tools for manufacturers to simulate their designs, offering a range of features to maximise your manufacturing p...
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Adam Butcher

A Guide To Autodesk Inventor Level Of Detail

A Guide To Autodesk Inventor Level Of Detail
Following up on our guide to Inventor Positional Representations I thought I would take the time to go through the Autodesk Inventor level of detail . By default, in an assembly file there are four le...
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Adam Butcher

A Guide To Autodesk Inventor Positional Representations

A Guide To Autodesk Inventor Positional Representations
Most of the designs we create using Autodesk Inventor are built as fixed non-moving assemblies that never reflect the intended purpose of the finished product. Positional representations can be used t...
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James Wood

Graitec Design & Vis VR project for Mabey

Graitec Design & Vis VR project for Mabey
Here at Graitec we were asked by one of our existing customers Mabey to create a VR presentation. The proposed use for the Virtual Reality experience was to support Mabey's attendance at the IMESA 201...
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Alan Johnson

Revit Tip - How To Add To/From Room To A Door Schedule

Revit Tip - How To Add To/From Room To A Door Schedule
Have you ever created a building layout in Autodesk Revit and needed your door schedule to show either ‘to room’ or ‘from room’? When you start adding the required fields to the schedule you won'...
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Chris England

3D Printing with Fusion 360

3D Printing with Fusion 360
3D Printing with Fusion 360 is a user friendly experience, with some simple and effective workflows. If send to a 3D print utility is not selected, Fusion will export straight to a STL file format and...
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