Complete design to manufacturing solution with integrated CAM for Solidworks or Inventor

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Everything you need

Run your entire product development process with an end-to-end solution that includes 2D & 3D design, advanced simulation, 2.5- to 5-axis CAM, factory layout, and more.

Powerful workflows

Center all your work around your Inventor® data with integrated CAD, CAE, and CAM. Connect seamlessly with specialized applications to create a complete product definition.

Prepare for the future

Stay at the forefront of product development with access to the latest capabilities as soon as they’re available, whether it’s continual enhancements to the products you use today or incorporating new, cloud-based technologies like Fusion 360™ into your workflow.


Collection of Software Included


Inventor PRO

  • Professional-grade 3D mechanical design, documentation, and product simulation tools

  • Automation allows product configurator set-up without writing complex code

  • Work with data from any 3D CAD system and maintain an associative link

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  • Create stunning CAD designs
  • Speed construction documentation and detailing work
  • Connect workflows across desktop, cloud, and mobile
  • Includes all Specialized Toolsets such as Mechanical and Architectural

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Inventor CAM

  • 2.5 to 5-axis milling including tilt, multi-axis contour, and swarf
  • Increase turning and mill-turn productivity
  • Perform CNC output edits to NC program files

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  • Simplify machining workflows with CAD-embedded 2.5-axis to 5-axis milling, turning, and mill-turn capabilities
  • Adaptive clearing helps reduce roughing time and increase tool life

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Inventor nastran

  • Advanced and accurate simulation capabilities
  • Fully embedded CAD/FEA workflow with geometry associativity
  • Includes linear and nonlinear stress, dynamics, and heat transfer analyses

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Inventor Tolerance Analysis

  • Pairs with Inventor to help you specify and manufacturing tolerances
  • Returns statistics based on analysis
  • Generate reports for communicating results and improve quality control

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Inventor Nesting

  • CAD-embedded, true-shape nesting software helps you optimize yield from flat raw material
  • Inventor integration and AnyCAD
  • Easily review and compare reports for each nesting study with nesting efficiency comparison

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Fusion 360

  • Design, test, and fabricate in a single tool
  • Work anywhere on this cloud-based platform
  • Collaborate with anyone

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Factory Design Utilities

  • Leverage factory-specific functionality in AutoCAD and Inventor software
  • Open legacy DWG facility layouts and add factory intelligence to drawings
  • Collaborate more effectively with facilities, systems, and sales engineering teams
  • Easily model, visualize, and simulate with Process Analysis

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  • Organize, manage, and track data creation, simulation, and documentation
  • Access streamlined PDM workflows

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Navisworks Manage

  • Integrate data from multiple sources
  • Identify and resolve conflicts before construction
  • Link 3D model data to schedules for faster 4D simulation

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3ds max

  • Create a range of environments and detailed characters
  • Use production-proven animation toolsets

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Recap Pro

  • Import, view, and convert point cloud data
  • Stitching, advanced editing, and measurement tools
  • Scan-to-mesh data service
  • Fly features for UAV/drone photos

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AutoDesk Rendering

  • Produce photorealistic renderings from designs and models
  • Manage large batches of rendering jobs in a fraction of the time required on your desktop
  • Create navigable, interactive panoramas; solar studies; and illuminance

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AutoDesk Drive

  • Drive supports 60+ types of Autodesk and 3rd party files for viewing
  • For select file types, you can edit designs and Drive will manage references automatically
  • Drive allows collaborators on CAD, CAM, and BIM projects to view models and drawings right in their browser

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