Autodesk Inventor HSM and HSMWorks

February 26, 2018

Posted on February 26, 2018 by Synergis Product Support Specialist, Mark Lancaster When you subscribe to Product Design & Manufacturing Collection you are entitled to Inventor HSM (Ultimate) and/or HSMWorks (Ultimate).  Lately we have been receiving a few questions about this and I wanted to clarify what needs to be accomplished in order to use […]

What's New in InfraWorks 2018.2

February 12, 2018

Check out the Video Guide to What’s New in InfraWorks 2018.2 from the Autodesk Civil Engineering Community Center.  See all the details on what has changed in Eric Chappell’s video breakdown of the new features: Point Clouds – Improved Edge Recognition Point Clouds – Merge and Connect Point Clouds – Camera Image Lookup Quantity Improvements Bridges […]

Video Tutorial: Fusion 360 – Let's Model Something – Miniature Crankcase

February 6, 2018

Posted on February 6, 2018 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner Join us as Dave takes you through another modeling exercise for beginners to model a miniature crankcase. In this exercise, we will use several sketches and layout options, holes, threads and radii. Crankcase, Miniature Drawing Looking for another exercise to try out Fusion 360?  Check […]

Synergis University: An Entire Day Dedicated to Helping you Stay Ahead.

January 25, 2018

Synergis University is the region’s largest Autodesk Learning Event and our chance to bring customers together with the Synergis team, Autodesk product team members, and other industry experts so we can help you get ahead, and stay ahead with Autodesk Solutions. The day will feature sessions to learn about industry best practices, new features, and […]

RIP: Autodesk Virtual Agent

January 18, 2018

Posted on January 18, 2018 by Synergis Product Support Specialist, Mark Lancaster The clock is ticking down for the (original) Autodesk Virtual Agent.   At the end of Jan 2018, Autodesk will be retiring the famous Autodesk Virtual Agent.  This interface was useful to many Autodesk users in assisting them in electronically download their Autodesk software. […]

Synergis News: Synergis Technologies, LLC Appoints Kristen Tomasic as President

January 16, 2018

Today, Synergis Technologies, LLC has announced the appointment of Kristen Tomasic to the newly formed office of President, effective January 1, 2018.  The office of President was previously held by David B. Sharp, III, who served as both President and CEO. Mr. Sharp will continue on as Synergis’ CEO and Managing Manager and will transition many of his […]

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

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

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

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

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 […]