FusionNews for the week of 6/17: A weekly roundup of community news

by ShannonMcGarry 5 years ago 2 min read

FusionNews highlights the key things that happened over the past week in the Fusion 360 Community. New posts every Friday.



From the Fusion Team

QUICK TIP: Recover Documents

Minimize lost work by utilizing Fusion 360’s robust document recovery tool. In this QUICK TIP, we’ll show you how to use & customize this feature.


Fusion 360: STL to CNC Machining with Autodesk ReMake

See how you can leverage Autodesk ReMake and Meshmixer to prep STL Models for CNC Machining.


Simulation Deep Dive in Fusion 360

Check out this webinar recording to get an in-depth look at the simulation functionality in Fusion 360.


Scriba Aims to Reinvent the Stylus for Designers

Scriba is a new digital stylus designed by Dublin Design Studio that is the first to feature Squeeze-Motion.


Oru Kayak Designs Higher Performance, Folding Kayaks

Oru Kayak is revolutionizing their industry with their folding kayaks that are easy to transport and store. They use Fusion 360 throughout the entire lifecycle of the product – from initial sketch to manufacturing.


Fusion 360 Model of the Month – May

Congratulations to Sharath and his “Project Redro-134” – winner of the Fusion 360 model of the month for May!




Live: Fusion 360 Meetup – Portland

Portland Fusion 360 fans! Join us on June 21st at 7 PM to learn everything you need to know about the Sculpt and Patch environments in Fusion 360. Register here.


Live: Fusion 360 Meetup – San Francisco

In the Bay area? Join us on June 22nd at 6 PM to get learn everything you need to know about Assembly modeling. Register here.


Live: Fusion 360 Meetup – Toronto

Join us in our Toronto office to kick off our first Fusion 360 meetup on June 22nd at 6 PM. Register here.


Online: Sculpting Deep Dive in Fusion 360

Join us on June 23rd at 1 PM EDT to take an in-depth look at the Sculpt environment, TSplines tools and workflows. Register here.


Gallery Spotlights


Festina F16673 watch by Igor Zinkevich

Cable Car Concept by Mohammed Zijah

Stirling Engine by Anna Dzikowicka


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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 from this week.


No Limit to Zoom In

I have great deal of problems with the ability of not being able to zoom more in. Why not just let us zoom forever?


New Design – Auto Create Component

When creating a new design my very first step is to create a component then activate it. I would like to have this happen automatically.


Ability to organize User Parameters into folders
It would be really helpful to be able to organize user parameters – specifically, to be able to create folders/categories to contain them.


Thanks to everyone for their suggestions!


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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