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Intro to 3D Modeling: Fusion 360

at MakerPlace - Moreno Mission

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Tue, Feb 04, 5:30pm - 9:00pm

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Moreno Mission
1022 W Morena Blvd Ste H
Btwn Buenos Ave & Sherman St
San Diego, California 92110
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 6

What you'll learn in this design class:

Have you ever wanted to design in 3D on your computer? Fusion 360 makes designing, rendering, and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) simple and fun! In this hands-on lecture/demonstration we will explore the different workspaces in Fusion 360 to design a desk lamp.

We will use the model workspace to build most of the components using sketch-based modeling. We will also explore the sculpt workspace to create the lampshade, and look at inserting pre-built components from the McMaster Carr library. Fusion 360 is currently free for students and makers/tinkerers.

Required Prerequisites:

Basic computer skills: keyboard and mouse functions, how to save to an external drive, menu options and navigation.

Suggested Prerequisites:

In order for the class to move smoothly and allow everyone to learn the maximum amount, it’s suggested to watch the Free Fusion 360 Essentials videos that are available at the VDCI YouTube page. This video-based workshop takes about 30 minutes, and goes over essential tools, preferences, and navigation in Fusion 360.

Syllabus (specific topics to be covered):  
  • Sketch-based modeling
  • T-Spline Modeling
  • Joints
  • Materials
  • Inserting Components
Consumed Materials/sources: All course materials will be provided in class

Tool Requirements: All students should bring a personal laptop to class (PC or Mac).

Software Requirements: All students should have Fusion 360 installed before class

Please arrive 10 minutes early to complete any necessary paperwork. Our shop can be a little tricky to find so we suggest giving yourself extra time for traffic and parking.

**Please wear closed-toe shoes. Some classes will require long hair to be tied back and no loose or baggy clothing**

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We reserve the right to postpone or cancel any course without notice. Attendees may cancel up to 48 hours in advance without penalty. Cancellations up to 24 hours in advance incur no penalty if the minimum number of attendees is maintained. Otherwise, and always in the case of no-shows (except in the cases of medical emergency and family bereavement) a 100% penalty of the tuition (not including materials fees, if any) is levied.

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Intro to 3D Modeling: Fusion 360
Reviewed by Jerry T. on 8/17/2019
Excellent class, the instructor was extremely well versed in the topic. Presented in a clear and concise manner.
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