FusionNews for the week of 10/9: A weekly roundup of community news.

Shannon McGarry Shannon McGarry October 9, 2015

2 min read



From the Fusion 360 Team


UPDATE – October 5th Update

An update went live this week. See what items the team addressed.


WHAT’S COMING – November Update Preview

Annotation enhancements, along with other improvements are on the way in the November update.


QUICK TIP RECAP – Check out these quick tip videos from the week:

GETTING STARTED – Move a sketch to 0,0,0

Getting started with Fusion 360? This 30 second screencast will show you how to move a sketch.


From the Fusion 360 Community


TUTORIALS – Furniture Design with Fusion 360

Here’s a great tutorial series from Claas Kuhnen, used in his furniture design course at Wayne State.


TUTORIALS – Fusion 360 Quick start Tutorials

Check out this video series by Michael Pavlovich, an artist in the gaming industry.







ONLINE EVENT – 3D Printing with Fusion 360

Learn how to quickly create models with Fusion 360 for dual color 3D printing on October 20th at 1 pm PDT.


LIVE EVENT – Fusion 360: Fundamentals + Pro Tips – San Francisco

Join us on October 19th at 6:00 pm to taking a look at top-down & bottom-up design in Fusion 360.


LIVE EVENT – Fusion 360 Meetup – Portland

Portland folks, join us on October 27th at 6:30 pm to do some hands on group modeling with Fusion 360.


LIVE EVENT – Fusion 360 Meetup – Seattle

Seattle Fusion 360 users, join us on October 29th at 6 pm to kick off the Seattle Meetup group.


Gallery Spotlights


We love to see what you are designing with Fusion 360! Share your designs with the community on the Gallery.  


Quadcopter2.jpg     EndTable.jpg     ProstheticHand.jpg

         Quadcopter by Alexander Badia                End Table by Matthew Crossley                 Arm Prosthetic by Jose Ortiz




Your Ideas from the Fusion 360 IdeaStation


Your suggestions help to shape the future of Fusion 360, so please share your ideas and vote for new features and enhancements you would like to see. Here are a few submissions from this week. Thanks to everyone for their suggestions!


Defining a dimension as an expression of a Driven Dimension

Request to allow for expressions involving driven expression.


Being able to switch distance direction in the chamfer tool

Request to have the ability to switch the direction in the chamfer tool when using distance and angle.


The ability to re-order the open document tabs

Request to be able to re-order open document tabs similar to Excel.


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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