August 13, 2015 AT 11:00 am

Layer By Layer – Circuit board template for #3DPrinting

This week we’re taking a look at using the sketch dimensions tool in Autodesk Fusion 360 to make a parametric template used for 3d printing circuit board mounts.

We can create a sketch driven design and change the dimensions of the board to dynamically update a solid model.

This works great for circuit boards with symmetrical mounting holes but can also be applied to others. The main take-away here is to use sketch and assign rules and constraints to edges so can make fine tune adjustments and ultimately prototype things faster.

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