Learn Autodesk Fusion 360 for Complete Beginners

Week 1

Week 1 Goals:

  • Learn the Fusion 360 UI
  • Create a Lego Block, Beer Bottle, Paper Clip, Whiskey Bottle, and Ice Cube Tray.

Skills/Tools covered:

  • Sketches, Extrude, Rectangular Patterns, Shells, Reference Images, Spline, Revolve, Sweeps, Appearance, Offset Planes, Lofts, Threads

Intro to Fusion 360's UI

Week 1 Modeling Exercises

Design #1: Model a Lego Block

Design #2: Model a Beer Bottle

Design #3: Model a Paper Clip

Week 2

Week 2 Modeling Exercises

Design #4: Model a Whiskey Bottle

Design #5: Model an Ice Cube Tray

Design #6: Model a Hex Nut

Week 2 Fabrication: 3D Printer

  • Intro to Fusion's Make feature
  • Export an STL version of our hex nut
  • Prepare model for printing using a slicer program
  • Print