Fusion 360

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2.008 Machining Tool Library

  • You can find the tool library in the 2.008 Fusion Team hub (you must be within the 2.008 Fusion Team hub to access these tools). Follow these instructions on how to "Enable Cloud Libraries" in your preferences.

Sharing Models / Fusion Team Hubs

If you're having trouble with anything Fusion related, feel free to reach out to us through Slack or by stopping by the shop. You can also check out the https://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/fusion-360" target="_blank">Fusion forums.

Fusion CAD (3D Design)

Paul's CAD Tutorials


Fusion CAM (CNC Machining)

Paul's CAM Tutorials

Important things to remember:

  • You must enable cloud libraries to access the tools available for machining.
  • When creating a New Set Up, choose your Work Coordinate System (WCS) as the top center box point and leave extra stock (0.010"-0.050") above your mold for facing.
  • General order of operations for machining:
    • Centerdrilling/Drilling
    • Facing
    • Roughing
    • Finishing
    • Runners/Gates
  • Simulate your CAM to ensure there are no crashes and to check machine time
  • Select the correct Work Coordinate Offset for the correct mold half:​​​