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Autodesk Inventor 2018 Essential Training

Video Introducing this tutorial


Using the exercise files
Certification overview
Interface changes

1. Basic Concepts

Exploring major workflow steps
Home dashboard
Reviewing different file types

2. Leveraging the Project

Project file introduction
Create a project
Setting up the project file

3. Navigating the Interface

Navigating using the ViewCube
Navigating using the navigation tools
Using the browser
Using the ribbon bar
Using the Quick Access Toolbar
Using the Marking menu

4. Sketching Concepts

Introducing sketching
Working with origin geometry
Understanding constraints

5. Create Sketch Geometry

Drawing lines
Create rectangles and arcs
Create splines
Construction geometry

6. Modifying Sketch Geometry

Trim, extend, and split tools
Offsetting sketch geomtry
Pattern and mirror sketch geometry

7. Work Features

Understanding work features
Create offset work planes
Create work planes
Create work axes and points

8. Projecting and Importing Geometry

Projecting geometry
Import AutoCAD data
Autodesk AnyCAD

9. Understanding Part Modeling

Part feature introduction
Create a base extrusion feature
Create an extrusion to next face
Extrude enhancements
Create revolves
Complex shapes with the loft tool
Add control to a loft by Create rails
Create a sweep feature
Create a sweep feature with model edges

10. Building Parts with Placed Features

Adding placed holes
Adding sketched holes
Adding threaded holes
Bi-directional holes
Modify edges with fillets and chamfers
Partial chamfers
Hollowing parts with the shell feature

11. Create Patterns of Features

Create rectangular feature patterns
Add intelligence to a rectangular pattern
Create rectangular feature patterns along a path
Create circular feature patterns
Mirroring part features
Sketch pattern

12. Create Sculpted Objects

T-Splines introduction
Create a base form
Understanding the edit form tool
Taking advantage of symmetry
Inserting and modifying edges

13. Adding Parts to an Assembly File

Introduction to assemblies
Placing components
Creating and editing components in an assembly
Placing fasteners from the content center

14. Using Constraints to Position Parts

Mate or Flush constraint
Angle constraint
Insert constraint
Driving constraints
Translational constraint
Motion constraint
Contact sets

15. Assembly Visualization Techniques

Adding materials to parts in an assembly
Visual styles
Enhancing the design experience with visual settings

16. Create Drawing Views

Exploring initial drawing creation
Placing views base and projected views
Create section views
Create detail views
Create breakout views

17. Create Basic Annotations

Create general dimensions
Changing dimension precision
Create baseline, ordinate, and chain dimensions


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