FusionNews for the week of 6/26: A weekly roundup of community + industry news

by ShannonMcGarry 6 years ago 3 min read



From the Fusion Team


PRODUCT UPDATE – June Product Update is Live

The June product update is live. Get an in-depth look at what’s new.


PARTNERSHIP – BriteHub + Autodesk Fusion 360 = Collaborative Manufacturing

We are excited to announce our partnership with BriteHub – making it easier to go from CAD to RFQ in just a few clicks.


TIP – Distributed Design, Top Down Modeling & Data Management

Learn how collaborating on a design is easier than ever before with top down modeling and distributed designs.


TIP – Imported Bodies & Assembly Joints

Check out this video on how to import as-built components and apply joints to define motion relationships.


TIP – Text and the Trace Operation in CAM

Learn a unique way to leverage the TRACE operation in CAM for Fusion 360 and explore working with Text.




CUSTOMER STORY – Danielle Trofe Design – Delivering Design in a Sustainable Way

See how Danielle is bringing sustainable designs to market using Fusion 360.


ANNOUCEMENT- Fusion 360 Referral Program

Get a free month of Fusion for every referral you make!




ONLINE EVENT – Fusion 360 Live Classroom: The Basics

Join us on June 30th at 1 pm PDT to learn everything you need to know to get started using Fusion 360.


LIVE EVENT – Welcome to Fusion 360

If you’re new to Fusion or just haven’t had the time to get up to speed join and you’re near one of these locations joining us to get started.


Gallery Spotlight

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


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Table Lamp by Ayushi Jhalani               iSTrat Internet Radio Guitar                     Modern Furniture by Rajat Goyal

                                                                               by Dave Clarke          


News from around the manufacturing innovation space


The Smart Future of Clean

Our homes are getting smarter by the day. What will the future look like?


Three ways we will build the cities of the future from waste

Check out how future cities with build sustainably.


Lexus just unveiled a working hoverboard

Meet SLIDE, a magnet-driven hoverboard what works!


Google’s new self-driving cars hit streets of Mountain View

Google deployed its custom-built, self-driving cars on the roads of Mountain View, California on Thursday.


From cloud to 3D printing to robotics, here’s where design tech space is heading

Where are we headed in the next 10 years?




Your Ideas from the Fusion 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 from this week. Thanks to everyone for their suggestions!

Custom colors for UI elements

Request to have the ability to individually define colors for UI elements.


Turn sketch-folder visible when editing sketch

Request to have a previously hidden sketch folder be visible when editing a sketch inside the folder.


Smart heal sketches from imported legacy files

Request to have an auto trace over feature giving on the ability to import vector or raster type files.


Tell us about yourself

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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