Part Modeling

Making Our First Part

About 7 minutes
Learn the basic concepts of creating a 3D part, including the sketch-to-feature workflow and basic sketch requirements. 

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Extrude Boss / Cut

About 5 minutes
Learn the basics of the Extrude Boss and Extrude Cut commands.

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Revolve Boss / Cut

About 4 minutes
Learn the basics of the Revolve Boss and Revolve Cut commands.

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Creating Reference Planes

About 2 minutes
Learn how to create reference planes.

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Sweep Boss

About 3 minutes
Learn how to create sweeps where a profile is "dragged" along a path.

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Loft Boss

About 6 minutes
Learn how to loft between multiple profiles.

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Centerline Loft

About 7 minutes
Learn how to loft between profiles using a centerline as a guide.

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Fillets and Chamfers

About 5 minutes
Learn how to break or round edges on parts.

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Holes & Threads

About 5 minutes
Learn to create standard holes and apply cosmetic threads.

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Feature Mirror

About 5 minutes
Learn how to break or round edges on parts.

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Feature Patterns

About 6 minutes
Learn how to pattern existing features to reduce work.

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Drafts

About 3 minutes
Learn how to apply draft angles to faces.

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Shelling

About 2 minutes
Learn to hollow out components.

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Scale

About 2 minutes
Learn how to change the total size of components.

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Direct Editing

About 3 minutes
Learn how to directly manipulate geometry.

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Booleans

About 4 minutes
Learn how to use boolean operations.

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Using Color

About 3 minutes
Learn how to apply color to components and individual faces.

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Physical Properties

About 3 minutes
Learn to measure the physical characteristics of a part like weight and volume.

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Design Explorer

About 3 minutes
Learn to manage feature location in the Design Explorer

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