Video Tutorial: Fusion 360 – Let's Model Something – Cable Pulley Drawing

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January 11, 2018

Posted on January 11, 2018 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner To follow up on our Cable Pulley model, here we create a Presentation file and include it in our drawing with views, bill of material, and dimensions. For reference: Fusion 360 Smart Templates 

Tip: Job Processor Updates In Vault 2018.2

Factory
January 5, 2018

Posted on January 5, 2018 by Synergis Vault Application Specialist, Joe Corson The job processor has received some much needed upgrades in the Vault 2018.2 update! First and foremost the job processor no longer takes an Inventor license while processing any Inventor files. This is possibly the best new feature with the update as you do not […]

Video Tutorial: Fusion 360 – Let's Model Something, Cable Pulley

Factory
December 22, 2017

It’s day five of our week of manufacturing tips! Here is another Fusion 360 post.  If you are new to Fusion 360, also check out this toy wooden train video. Posted on December 22, 2017 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner Dave takes you through a modeling exercise for beginners to model a Cable Pulley in this […]

Tip: AutoCAD Electrical Naming Convention and Family Codes

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December 21, 2017

Posted on December 21, 2017 by Synergis’ Application Consultant, Todd Schmoock AutoCAD Electrical has a specific naming convention when creating, and using, schematic symbols to enable some of its automation features to work.  The naming convention allows AutoCAD Electrical to know whether a horizontal or vertical symbol should be used, and what family category it […]

Video Tip: Fusion 360 – Joint Limits

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December 20, 2017

It’s day three of our week of manufacturing tips! Posted on December 20, 2017 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner As a follow up to the Rigid Groups video, Dave takes a look at Joints and Joint Limits. See how to apply different kinds of Joints and apply Limits to those joints to restrict the travel of […]

Tip: Autodesk Vault Shared Views

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December 19, 2017

It’s day two of our week of manufacturing tips! Posted on December 19, 2017 by Synergis Vault Application Specialist, Joe Corson This tip is for those with Vault Workgroup and Professional 2018.1 and newer. In the 2018.1 update for Vault Workgroup and Professional there is a new feature called Shared Views. This feature can be used to collaborate […]

Video Tip: Inventor – Sectioning Participation

Factory
December 18, 2017

It’s a week of manufacturing tips!  We’ll start with Inventor. In this tip, Synergis’ Jim Swain takes a look at how to control which parts are actually sectioned in a section view. And how to find the specific part you are looking to change.  

Manufacturing User Group/Customer Appreciation Event

Factory
December 12, 2017

As we wrap up 2017, what should you be thinking about for 2018? Spend some time with Synergis as we run through the tools that will help you: More rapidly design new product iterations Refine and maintain competitive advantages Streamline processes enabling you to embrace disruption Adapt to the needs of the modern buyer Join […]

WEBINAR: Product Design and Manufacturing Collection: A Guided Tour

Manufacturing
December 7, 2017

In today’s manufacturing environment, you’re being squeezed to innovate more, respond to customers faster and create products with sharper competitive edge. It’s not enough to have great design tools.  You need a solution that delivers a great design-to-manufacture experience while eliminating disjointed, siloed workflows that slow you down, lower creativity, and allow errors. Join this […]

Video Tutorial: Fusion 360 – Let's Model Something for the Beginner

Factory
December 6, 2017

Looking to learn more about Fusion 360?  Then this is the video for you! Synergis’ Dave Breiner has developed a modeling exercise for beginners. Follow along as we model a Toy Wooden Train. In this exercise, we will try a few different ways to model, create holes, extrude, revolve, and apply a material. Toy Wooden Train […]