FusionNews for the week of 1/5: A weekly roundup of community news

by ShannonMcGarry 3 years ago 2 min read

FusionNews highlights the key things happening in the Fusion 360 Community. New posts every Friday.


From the Fusion 360 Team

Quick Tip – Underrated Updates of 2017

Some of 2017’s best updates didn’t make headlines like other additions. Watch this QUICK TIP to make sure you know all about these unsung heroes!


Nonlinear Plastic Material Definition in Fusion 360

Using nonlinear materials can be hard. This tip will help you get over the hurdle!


How I Use Sketch Constraints and Dimensions

Here’s some expert advice from Lars on best practices when using sketch constraints and dimensions.



User Interface & Data Management Quick Start – Get familiar with the user interface & learn how to manage your data on January 8th at 3:30 PM EST. Register here.


Sketching & Part Modeling Quick Start – Get started with sketching and modeling on January 10th at 2 PM EST. Register here.


CAM Fundamentals – Explore the CAM workspace focusing on best practices and knowledge to be successful on January 11th at 1 PM EST. Register here.


Direct Modeling Deep Dive – Learn more about direct modeling techniques, fixing imported geometry, and more on January 11th at 2 PM EST. Register here.


Assemblies Quick Start – Get up and running with assemblies in Fusion 360 on January 12th at 2 PM EST. Register here.


Gallery Spotlights

Mech Concept by mil pix

Gas Cylinder by Shirdhar Kate

Sony Nex-7 by Ryo Kosaka


Your Ideas from the Fusion 360 IdeaStation

We take your suggestions very seriously as they help to shape Fusion 360, so please share your ideas and vote for new features / enhancements you would like to see. Here are a few submissions from the week:


Have a story to share? We would love to hear more about you and how you’re using Fusion 360! Shoot me an email at Shannon.McGarry@autodesk.com


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