How to Work With AutoCAD Underlays in Inventor


Last year, Autodesk Inventor debuted new, exciting ways to accomplish design needs with associative AutoCAD DWG files. “What Lies Beneath: Using AutoCAD Underlays in Inventor” takes you on an hour-long deep dive into how you can make both AutoCAD and Inventor work together and to your advantage for layout and collaborative design.

autocad_underlaysMark Flayler, an application engineer and a certified Autodesk Authorized Training Center (ATC) Certified Instructor, leads this class from Autodesk University. After first covering workflows and DWG stability and import preparedness, he then takes you step-by-step into underlay attachment and control; creating geometry within an underlay; use as a layout reference; and much more.

What You Will Learn

By the end of this class, you will learn how to:

  • Understand the connectivity between AutoCAD associative underlays with Inventor
  • Develop parts and features from existing AutoCAD drawings
  • Create assembly relationships based on AutoCAD geometry
  • Use underlays for layout purposes in Inventor

Ready to take the plunge with Inventor and your AutoCAD DWG files? Check out the video and download the class materials now!

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