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Introduction to Fusion 360: Design a Lamp in an Hour

Fusion 360 is the first 3D CAD/CAM tool that connects the entire product development process in a single cloud-based platform for Mac and PC. That means that whether you’re a professional in the design industry, or a hobbyist just picking up 3D modeling, Fusion is a great tool for taking your designs from concept to reality. And even better, it’s free!

This class will get you started modeling in Fusion by diving right into a simple lamp design project that you can complete under an hour!

In this lesson, you’ll download Fusion 360 and the learning resources for this project.


Get the Software

Fusion 360 is a great creative tool that combines industrial and mechanical 3D design, collaboration, and machining into one integrated platform. Fusion’s simple user interface and cloud based platform lets you explore design ideas quickly collaborate efficiently, and easily prepare your models for prototyping.

Best of all, it's free to download for educators, students, institutions, hobbyists, and startups! So to get the most out of this class, go download your free copy!

Additional resources:
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Project Resources

Download the dataset required to complete the project. Click the Download button to get started.

Attachments cannot be downloaded on mobile devices. To download, please access the course on a desktop device.


Student Guide

Download and use the student guide along with the software video tutorials for step-by-step instructions for completing the project.

Click the Download button to get started.


Instructor Resources

Download and use the instructor resources to teach the project as a professional development workshop or as a classroom or after school project. Resources include class presentation, syllabus, lesson plan and an instructor guide.

Click the Download button to get started. Attachments cannot be downloaded on mobile devices. To download, please access the course on a desktop device.

CLASS PROJECT

Share a photo of your finished project with the class!

Nice work! You've completed the class project