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It seems Inventor is on the rise. This forum is here to introduce the wonderful world of Autodesk Inventor. Ask questions, make comments and view tutorials.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: FAQ - New and Interested Users of Inventor

    Draft FAQ Last Updated 19/11/04 1) Where do I start ????? :oops: Run and install the Help file CD and "getting Started CD" 2) I was trying to model a specific feature but ... ?

    Started by Mr T‎, 1st Apr 2004 11:20 pm
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Inventor 101

    DO NOT REPLY TO THIS THREAD. If you feel the desire to respond or need further instruction - start a new thread and paste the reference url in your new thread....

    Started by JD Mather‎, 15th Apr 2014 01:36 pm
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Inventor FAQ Please read BEFORE POSTING

    ___ INVENTOR FAQ_ OCTOBER 03, 2005 ___ ____________________________________________________________________ New 10/03/05 Added Multiple Hotfixes for R10 AIS and AIP. Also Augi Inventor Group...

    Started by Mr T‎, 3rd Oct 2005 07:40 pm
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  4. Cool Sticky Thread Sticky: Inventor Related Websites and Resources

    I have cut this out of the FAQ so specifically help/tutorial sites are listed below. Please post any others and I will edit the post and please post any errors or broken links. I have not used...

    Started by Mr T‎, 4th Mar 2007 05:55 pm
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Free Inventor Onscreen Demo Videos

    An excellent flash movie with intro and demos of Inventor Features. 8) http://download.autodesk.com/us/interactiveoverviews/inventor/main.html Nick

    Started by Mr T‎, 23rd Mar 2006 08:39 pm
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  1. Cool Joints

    Can anyone advise please. I have modelled a wind mill set on a shaft in turn set into a ball bearing. I would like use a joint to show rotation of the blades in a simulation. could anyone advise...

    Started by Jake8090‎, Yesterday 03:34 pm
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  2. Metal sheet flat pattern

    I'm doing a work prepartion of a pipe, and when i do the flat pattern i measure the piece and it gave me 279mm. When i print, with a 1:1 scale, i measure in the paper and the flat pattern is...

    Started by pipemasters‎, 7th Apr 2015 08:45 am
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    24th Apr 2015 07:26 pm Go to last post
  3. What situations in lofting result in non-meaningful results?

    I am attempting a fairly simple loft. I wish to create a lofted surface from two curves drawn on planes 90 degrees from each other, with end points coincident. The issue arises when I add rails. I...

    Started by CBDraft‎, 23rd Apr 2015 09:15 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    24th Apr 2015 07:16 pm Go to last post
  4. Exclamation Help with holes in a 3D model with a lack of linear lines to reference?

    Hi. So I'm learning how to use Autodesk Inventor and I need to complete a key holder (see attached images). I am stuck at the point where I have to put holes in the key holder so I can constrain the...

    Started by magic_chelsea‎, 12th Apr 2015 04:33 am
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    22nd Apr 2015 02:39 pm Go to last post
  5. double curved solid

    hi everyone, attached is a solid with double curves. on the double curved surface i want to create a step for a ring seal that will be fitted by coming straight down therefore needing parallel side...

    Started by johhny comelately‎, 17th Apr 2015 10:28 pm
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  6. Remove internal Voids doesnt work!

    Hi everyone, the main purpose of my effort is to get outer surface area. For simple parts / assemblies it works straight forward with shrinkwrap. But sometimes it doesn't. the attached image...

    Started by newerbee‎, 18th Apr 2015 12:09 pm
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  7. Framework Assembly

    Hello I'm Jamie and yes you guessed it a newbie to the forum. I've been teaching myself Autodesk Inventor for a while now and still can't get my head round what or how I achieve a 4 sided...

    Started by Funky26‎, 13th Apr 2015 08:51 pm
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    16th Apr 2015 08:34 pm Go to last post
  8. Sketch Copy

    I would like to copy an existing sketch into a new drawing file in order to modify the dimensions to suit new file i.e. M10*25 Bolt to M10*35 bolt. Is this possible? if so can anyone advise please. ...

    Started by Jake8090‎, 15th Apr 2015 12:37 pm
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    15th Apr 2015 08:05 pm Go to last post
  9. Cutting a part using another part as reference

    I want to cut a tube using another tube as boundary. How can I do that?. Here is a picture, is a simple weldment of 2 tubes, I already have them on an assembly and the interference is shown, I...

    Started by eder_ic‎, 14th Apr 2015 04:30 pm
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    14th Apr 2015 10:00 pm Go to last post
  10. Angry error message when checking into vault

    has anyone had the error message when checking a DWG into vault that reads. I have not attempted a rename so I don't quite understand what the error is.

    Started by stuartlowes‎, 7th Apr 2015 11:44 am
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    8th Apr 2015 11:57 am Go to last post
  11. 2D/3D points

    Hello. This is my first post. I am learning Inventor with the aim of modelling boats. The work flow I am attempting is: Create 2D sketches of the side and top profile Create 3D intersection...

    Started by Nickkot‎, 6th Apr 2015 10:58 am
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    6th Apr 2015 08:07 pm Go to last post
  12. linking .idw files to my .iam

    I am building a 3D plant print and ideally I would like to be able to drill down into a sub component and from the 3D go directly to the .idw....Can a tag be installed with the sub assembly that can...

    Started by Bristang‎, 2nd Apr 2015 02:31 pm
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    2nd Apr 2015 08:11 pm Go to last post
  13. Arguing with a Fish

    While closing out some assembly drawings and parts to make room on my parts ribbon I was given a "Autodesk Inventor Professional 2013 - ! Encountered an Improper Argument" code. Nothing seems to...

    Started by Netminder‎, 2nd Apr 2015 10:18 am
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  14. Wire Bending design

    For some years i worked with sheet metal parts. Using Autocad 2D/3D, and evolved to inventor. In my current job i work with wire bending. Consists on bending wire usually with Ø5.5mm thick, on...

    Started by Barbwier‎, 30th Mar 2015 02:21 pm
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  15. Autodesk Inventor 2016

    Autodesk released Inventor 2016 today, here is the What's New, http://www.inventortopix.com/2015/03/inventor-2016-whats-new.html

    Started by jdits7‎, 27th Mar 2015 05:07 pm
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  16. Problem in Isometric Views!!!

    Hi All, I am experiencing an interesting problem in Inventor!!! Have you noticed when you measure the angles on your isometric views it is wrong! Instead of being 60 and 120 degree it's got a...

    Started by alijahed‎, 23rd Apr 2014 02:12 am
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  17. Modelling a cone with rolled flange for hygenic vessel

    Hi guys, Im desperatly trying to model a cone for a hygenic vessel we have to design but im having problems giving the moddel a rolled flange. I have modelled the cone using either contour...

    Started by sjoerdvdd‎, 25th Mar 2015 03:03 pm
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    27th Mar 2015 03:51 am Go to last post
  18. two questions on constraints

    I am new to inventor and have started to come up against issues when I create constraints...I often times make two constraints what should allow me to slide a part but Inventor does not want me to...

    Started by Bristang‎, 26th Mar 2015 01:13 pm
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  19. Expanding an assembly in the BOM

    I've seen it done before, but it has been awhile. I have an assembly that I dropped another assembly in that has a few items I want to call out on the BOM and balloon them on the print. How do you...

    Started by andar424‎, 24th Mar 2015 01:45 pm
    balloon, bom
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  20. Help for make a simulation

    Hi, I'm really bad in inventor. Is a fact... But i need your help. I want to make a pressure simulation. Why? To understand, the inside pressure that fluid make to the tank. Is that...

    Started by joao56777‎, 23rd Mar 2015 12:36 pm
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  21. line weights of reference items

    Is there any way to adjust the line weight of a component set up in the BOM as a reference item? It shows up rather dark a thick on my drawing.

    Started by andar424‎, 23rd Mar 2015 07:01 pm
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  22. Trace a TIFF using Inventor?

    I have some old blueprints as TIFFs that I would like to import into Inventor 2013. There are quite a few curves I need to trace and I am hoping to be able to trace them in Inventor but I haven't...

    Started by davecove‎, 22nd Mar 2015 12:15 am
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  23. How can i do weld in the drawnig attached

    Hi, Please look the drawing attached. I canot do the weld in the union of the two sheet metal. Is it because the intersection is a curve? Thanks. Best regards

    Started by joao56777‎, 17th Mar 2015 05:22 pm
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  24. deep draw?

    hi i was wondering if inventor sheet metal can work out the blank diameter of a deep drawn stamping, similar to the image. thanks.

    Started by zaphod‎, 17th Mar 2015 09:49 pm
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    19th Mar 2015 01:39 pm Go to last post
  25. Help with assembly, pleae.

    I'm trying to re-design my homemade CNC plasma table. I'm still trying to learn Inventor and this seemed like a good project to try to improve my Inventor knowledge and skills. I've got a...

    Started by HCb‎, 17th Mar 2015 05:24 am
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    18th Mar 2015 07:36 pm Go to last post

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