Mechanical design productivity
Layer groups: isolate, restore, and more featureIsolate and restore layer groups and specify linetypes.
Drawing rectangles is easierCreate rectangles from the ribbon.
700,000 standard parts and featuresProduce accurate drawings with standard components.
Document 3D CAD modelsDetail native Inventor part and assembly models.
Command preview and contextual menusPreview fillet, chamfer, and offset commands.
Reusable mechanical drawing detailing toolsUse intelligent tools made for mechanical design.
Layer managementAutomatically place items on the correct layer.
Hidden linesGeometry updates when changes occur.
Mechanical drafting standards updateAttach ISO 1302-2002 surface texture symbols.
Machinery generators and calculatorsBetter analyze your designs.
Custom part publishing supportAdd custom parts to content library.
Extended draw toolbar for manufacturingGet drafting tools designed for mechanical.
Infer constraint integrationAutomatically constrain objects.
Content manager Standard Parts live updateGet instant revisions and standards updates.
Custom content libraryCreate and save custom content.
Mechanical engineering documentation
Leader notes enhancementsEdit leader notes directly in the drawing area.
Autodesk Synergy for mechanical engineeringCreate associative section/detail views of 3D models.
Smart mechanical engineering dimensionsCreate dimensions using abbreviated dialog boxes.
Support for international drafting standardsDeliver standards-based design documentation.
Note template gallerySee the note template symbol library in the ribbon.
Total mass in bill of materials (BOM)Automatically tally an assembly's mass in the BOM.
Associative balloons and bills of materialsCreate automated part lists and BOMs.
Dimension in-place editorSelect multiple dimensions at once.
Bill of materials (BOM) migrationAutomatic mapping and template setup.
JIS and DIN content librariesExtensive content libraries for Japan and Germany.
Autodesk Content ExplorerSearch using file objects or text attributes.
Mechanical drafting annotation monitorCheck for dissociated annotations in model space.