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Making Solid Shapes and Extrusions with Autodesk Inventor

By Harrison Gloyne, Redstack Intern

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You have created your parts for your design and are starting to get the hang of Autodesk Inventor, but what now? The next step in your design process may be to make solid shapes and extrusions.

How to Make Solid Shapes and Extrusions?

Shapes and extrusions can be used to make or modify parts, but how can they be made? Follow these simple steps below to learn how to create solid shapes and extrusions fast and effortlessly.

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1. Select Plane to sketch on

2. Select from a number of shapes and options for sketching

  • Rectangle
  • Circle
  • Arcs
  • Splines
  • Hexagon

3. Once sketch is completed select 3D Model Tab and choose Extrude

4. Follow the prompts

By following these simple steps, making solid shapes and extrusions in Autodesk Inventor will become a fast and simple process.

 

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