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Alessandro Gasso

MA1280: Inventor Drawing Manager Tips and Tricks

(Duration 01:24:22)

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Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Insert desired properties in the drawing title block, parts list, and revision tables
  • Automatically update the model properties in a drawing
  • Associate materials to solid hatch in section view by default
  • Create sheet formats with views

Description

Description

In this practical class, you learn the following tips and tricks: how to add the scale value from the first view on the sheet and put it in the title block, how to include the plot date in the title block, how to add the Density property and other properties to a parts list and bill of materials (BOM), how to add model iProperty to the drawing revision table, how to automatically update drawing properties from model iProperties, how to remove trailing zeros of referenced parameters in leader text, how to associate by default materials to solid hatch in section views, how to create sheet formats with views, and how to have a parts-only parts list and a structured parts list in 1 drawing. This class covers several workflows that answer the most common questions Inventor software users have about the Drawing Manager.

Target Audience

Target Audience

Mechanical designers, drafters, and CAD managers

Speakers

Speakers

Alessandro Gasso

Alessandro Gasso is currently employed as Premium Support Specialist within Autodesk's Premium Support Services - Global Services department and leads the Premium Support EMEA MFG Design Team.In his past twelve years with Autodesk he worked as Product Support Specialist for Inventor, supporting mainly South European Customers and Partners.Then, he has led for two years the EMEA Inventor Product Support Team and was the EMEA Technical Lead of Inventor for one year.Alessandro is a coauthor of the Being Inventive Inventor blog and was a speaker at the AU 2012.Prior to Autodesk he worked for seven years as Mechanical Designer for a company in the Defense industry, using products as AutoCAD, Mechanical Desktop and Inventor.Alessandro is a native from Italy; he speaks English, Italian, French, Spanish and Portuguese and holds a Masters in electro-mechanical engineering from the University of Naples.

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Tags

Published

  • 2013
  • MA1280
  • AU Las Vegas, I3D

Software

  • Product Design Suite

Industries

  • Aerospace & Defense Equipment
  • Process Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing Other
  • Life Sciences Manufacturing
  • Industrial Machinery
  • Consumer products
  • Building Products & Fabrication

Topics

  • Product Design and Manufacturing