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Autodesk Inventor Sheet Format: Block out your drawing views

Posted on December 11, 2013 by Mark Lancaster, Synergis Manufacturing Product Support Specialist: The other day I was browsing through my technical drawing (manual drafting) book and came across a section about laying out the views on your drawings.  It described how the “draftsperson” should take extra steps in determining the spacing between the (drawing) views that will end up

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Autodesk Inventor: Dimensioning to An Applied Intersection

Posted on December 5, 2013 by Mark Lancaster, Synergis Product Support Specialist: A while back I had a request to create a dimension to an applied intersection on an Inventor drawing.  Normally this is not something that is done frequently, so I wanted to share the steps to remind everyone how this is accomplished. I have a round part that

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Adding Company Part Numbers to Inventor’s Content Center via Excel

Posted on October 16, 2013 by Jim Swain, Synergis Project Manager for Manufacturing Solutions: Inventor has a huge collection of fasteners and other standard parts in the Content Center libraries.  And of course you can add your own parts to the mix.  Often companies already have purchasing information for those same parts in other systems.  Wouldn’t it be nice to

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