Shape GeneratorCreate and evaluate high-performing design options in minutes.
Parametric modelingCreate parameters as you sketch and dynamically size 3D objects. Focus on your design, not the interface.
Assembly modelingPut your model together in fewer steps.
Drawing creationQuickly create clear, accurate, detailed drawings.
3D PDF exportCreate 3D documentation rich in visual and product information that anyone can view.
Work with non-native dataMaintain an associative link to non-native CAD data.
Automated frame designQuickly design and test structural frames.
Electromechanical designLink your Inventor and AutoCAD Electrical data.
Flexible modelingUse the right modeling tool for every job with parametric, freeform, and direct modeling tools.
Direct modelingUse easy push/pull controls to move, rotate, resize, or scale features from imported geometries.
Freeform modelingFreely sculpt the shape of your design by moving points, edges, and faces.
Mechanical concept and layout designOpen DWG™ files directly inside Inventor as the basis for your 3D model.
Plastic parts designDesign and analyze plastic parts with purpose-built tools in Inventor.
Sheet metal designDesign complex sheet metal products that conform to your company’s standards.
Automated product configurationEasily set up and deploy complex product configurations.
Part and assembly design automationCreate reusable, configurable parts, product features, or assemblies by defining variable parameters.
Component generators and calculatorsUse built-in calculators to inform the design of common joints such as welds, clamps, and press fits.
Automated tube and pipe designUse a combination of automated tools and full-control design functions in Inventor to build tube and pipe runs
Cloud-based 3D design reviewsShare lightweight versions of your 3D designs in the cloud.
Printed circuit board interoperabilityIntegrate your electronics and mechanical designs into a single, complete definition of your product.
BIM interoperabilityAccess tools specifically created to help prepare your 3D models for use in BIM systems.
Data managementRobust search function makes it easy to find files and quickly copy design files. Connects to Vault (included in Product Design & Manufacturing Collection).
Exploded views and animationsUse exploded views and animations of complex assemblies in product documentation, manuals, and assembly instructions.
Dynamic simulationApply forces to evaluate the motion, speed, and acceleration of your design.
Stress analysisRun quick checks on parts or perform in-depth analysis of the entire product at any stage.
Visualization and renderingShow how your product will look with visualization and rendering tools.