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Inventor HSM features

3-axis and 5-axis machining tools

Inventor HSM™ toolpath strategies generate the shortest, smoothest toolpaths possible, resulting in reduced machining time, improved surface quality, and extended machine tool life.


3-axis & 5-axis machining

  • 3-axis milling and 3+2 positioning

    Intuitive and intelligent 3-axis and 3+2 operations.

  • 5-axis and multiaxis operations

    Advanced features for machining complex models.

  • Turning

    Traditional turning and advanced mill/turn features.

  • New


    Chamfer on corners.

  • New

    Engraving shapes and text

    Engrave shapes onto your parts.

  • New

    What's new in Inventor HSM 2017

    Explore new chamfering and engraving tools. (video: 1:13 min.)