FusionNews for the week of 8/11: A weekly roundup of community news

ShannonMcGarry August 11, 2017 1 min read

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


From the Fusion 360 Team

August 8, 2017 Update – What’s New

Welcome to our summer blockbuster update – starring Sheet Metal, Arc Slots, and G2 lofts.


Fusion 360 Sheet Metal Challenge

One of our team members needs a new bumper for his truck and we need YOU to help design a new sheet metal bumper.


Quick Tip: Cloud Libraries

CAM libraries are local by default, but it can be nice to access these from another computer at times. This is where Cloud Libraries are a lifesaver!



Online: Fusion 360 Basics – New to Fusion 360 and/or 3D design? Join us on August 15th at 12 PM EDT to get started. Register here.


Live: Meetup: Future of Hardware: ‘Tools’ – Denver – If you’re in the Denver area, join us on August 23rd at 6:30 PM to talk about desktop  machines, generative design software, IoT, or even reverse engineering services. Register here.


Live: Meetup: Sheet Metal Challenge – Portland – Portland Fusion 360 fans! Join us on August 23rd at 6:30 PM to dig into sheet metal and create a model to submit to the challenge. Register here.


Gallery Spotlights


The Cartesian by Errison Zelaya Sr.

Batmobile by Prathveraj Shetty

Differential by Juan Pablo Tavera Hernandez


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’s an update on where we’re at with submission:



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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