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engineer-mechanical:inventor-drawinglayouts [2019/09/12 22:28]
jjensen [Geometric Dimension and Tolerance (GDT)]
engineer-mechanical:inventor-drawinglayouts [2019/12/10 17:36] (current)
jjensen [3D PDF]
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     * Plot Date (YMD)     * Plot Date (YMD)
  
 +==== Title Blocks - mm ====
 +  * How do you setup Inventor to print metric parts on 8.5x11 paper?
 +    * A size 8.5" x 11" (215.9mm x 279.4mm)
 +    * A4 size 210mm x 297mm (8.27" x 11.69"​)
 +  * Letter Height (mm)
 +    * 2.5 drawing block headings
 +    * 3 all other characters
 +  * Margins
 +    * left side 20mm
 +    * top, right, bottom 10mm
 ===== Inventor Project Setup ===== ===== Inventor Project Setup =====
   - Background   - Background
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     - FROM-> C:​\Users\Public\Documents\Autodesk\Inventor 2019\Design Data     - FROM-> C:​\Users\Public\Documents\Autodesk\Inventor 2019\Design Data
     - TO-> C:​\Users\jjensen.CI\journeyeducation.org\Jensen - Documents\JeffJensen\GISEngineering\Inventor\projects\Design Data     - TO-> C:​\Users\jjensen.CI\journeyeducation.org\Jensen - Documents\JeffJensen\GISEngineering\Inventor\projects\Design Data
 +      - I already have Design Data from Inventor 2019 how do I copy the Inventor 2020 Design Data?
     - FROM-> C:​\Users\Public\Documents\Autodesk\Inventor 2019\Templates     - FROM-> C:​\Users\Public\Documents\Autodesk\Inventor 2019\Templates
     - TO-> C:​\Users\jjensen.CI\journeyeducation.org\Jensen - Documents\JeffJensen\GISEngineering\Inventor\projects\Templates     - TO-> C:​\Users\jjensen.CI\journeyeducation.org\Jensen - Documents\JeffJensen\GISEngineering\Inventor\projects\Templates
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   * Revision Block   * Revision Block
     * Inventor Drawing -> Annotate tab -> table panel -> Revision     * Inventor Drawing -> Annotate tab -> table panel -> Revision
 +  * General Notes
 +    * table width 2.5", margins 0.0250"​ both horizontal and vertical
 +    * two columns
 +    * ArialNar06pt01x
 +    * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​generalnotes.png?​400px|General Notes in Inventor}}
 +  * Sheet Keynotes
 +    * Part 1 - sketch symbol: make hex symbol with X in center, then title SHEET KEYNOTES
 +    * Part 2 - table
   * Title Blocks ​   * Title Blocks ​
     * (special kind of sketch symbol - can only have one title block per drawing)     * (special kind of sketch symbol - can only have one title block per drawing)
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       * [[https://​blogs.rand.com/​files/​ma234-5-build-the-foundation-1.pdf|AU 2010 - Autodesk Inventor Drawing Templates]] by Mark Flayler, IMAGINiT       * [[https://​blogs.rand.com/​files/​ma234-5-build-the-foundation-1.pdf|AU 2010 - Autodesk Inventor Drawing Templates]] by Mark Flayler, IMAGINiT
  
 +==== Third Angle Projection ====
 +  * Third Angle Projection
 +    * Manage -> Styles Editor -> View Preferences tab
 +    * [[https://​forums.autodesk.com/​t5/​inventor-forum/​changing-from-first-angle-to-third-angle-in-a-drawing/​m-p/​5394919#​M527789|Changing from first angle to third angle in a drawing]]
 +    * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​styleeditor-projecttype.png?​400|Style Editor Projection Type}}
 +    * Inventor Idea Board - [[https://​forums.autodesk.com/​t5/​inventor-ideas/​missing-third-angle-or-first-angle-sketch-symbol/​idi-p/​8979420|missing Third angle or First angle sketch symbol]]
 +  * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​engineeringdrawingdesign5th-madsen-p254-thirdangle.png|Engineering Drawing & Design 5th by Madsen, p. 254}}
 +    * 8.5x11 Paper - used text size 0.03"
 +      * 
  
 ===== Drawing Layouts ===== ===== Drawing Layouts =====
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 === Feature Control Frame - AutoCAD === === Feature Control Frame - AutoCAD ===
   * AUTOCAD   * AUTOCAD
-  * Set Dimension Style DIMSTYLE, default is used by Tolerance command+  ​* DIMSTYLE 
 +    ​* Set Dimension Style DIMSTYLE, default is used by Tolerance command 
 +    * dimArialNar06pt 
 +      * Lines tab 
 +        * everything ByLayer 
 +      * Symbols and Arrows tab 
 +      * Text tab 
 +        * Text style: ArialNar06pt01x 
 +      * Fit tab 
 +      * Primary Units tab 
 +      * Alternate Units tab 
 +      * Tolerances tab 
 +  * LAYER 
 +    * Border, lineweight 0.09 mm, transparency 0, color white 
 +    * This will change the feature control frame, but not the feature control symbol
   * TOLERANCE - creates the feature control frame in AutoCAD   * TOLERANCE - creates the feature control frame in AutoCAD
 +    * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​autocad-tolerance-featurecontrolframe.png|AutoCAD Tolerance Feature Control Frame}}
 ==== Material Condition Modifiers ==== ==== Material Condition Modifiers ====
   * Maximum Material Condition (MMC)   * Maximum Material Condition (MMC)
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     * changed to Two Lights     * changed to Two Lights
     * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​view-light-shinny.png|ipt View Appearance Shinny}}     * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​view-light-shinny.png|ipt View Appearance Shinny}}
 +
 +==== Balloon ====
 +  * Circle balloons are typically revisions
 +    * "​Revision flags are usually circular, though some prints may use other shapes."​ (Hammer'​s Blueprint Reading Basics, 4th by Charles A. Gillis, p. 54) [Hammer p. 54]
 +  * works with Bill Of Materials (BOM)
 +  * Inventor drawing -> Annotate tab -> Table panel -> Balloon
 +  * hold Ctrl key down to snap to certain angles
 +  * Reference
 +    * [[http://​help.autodesk.com/​view/​INVNTOR/​2020/​ENU/?​guid=GUID-322F64D5-DADF-450F-8DF4-F5EB8154ACD6|Inventor 2020 Help - Specify the Balloon Style]]
 +    * [[http://​help.autodesk.com/​view/​INVNTOR/​2020/​ENU/?​guid=GUID-D66050A8-7DE8-458D-B20F-10DB0217A4FE|INventor 2020 Help - Work with symbols in drawings]]
 +
 +=== Balloon Style ===
 +  * Open InchDecimal.dwg template
 +  * Manage -> Styles Editor
 +    * Balloon
 +      * new **Balloon (NIMS Help Me)**
 +      * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​styles-balloon-hexagon.png|Styles Manager - Balloon}}
 +    * Parts List
 +      * new **Parts List (NIMS Help Me)**
 +        * uncheck Title
 +    * Text
 +      * new **Note Text (NIMS Help Me)**
 +        * Font Arial Narrow
 +        * Text Height 0.060 inch
 +  * Manage -> Save
 +    * this will update the style library
 +  * Save
 +    * save the template
 +  * now should be able to create a new drawing based on the InchDecimal.dwg template and have the correct Balloon size
 +
 +=== Delete Leader ===
 +  * I'm unable to delete the leader on a Balloon, it is grayed out
 +  * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​delete-leader-grayedout.png|Delete Leader}}
 +
 +===== Multiview =====
 +  * [Q] How do you show shadows on an isometric view?
 +    * {{engineer-mechanical:​inventor-drawinglayouts:​multiview-shadows.png|Multiview Example with shadows}}
 +      * [[https://​www.fiverr.com/​elmarker/​create-constructive-plans-from-your-furniture|Fiverr - Elmarker - I will create your construction plans]]
  
 ===== Auxiliary and Broken Section Views ===== ===== Auxiliary and Broken Section Views =====
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   * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=Mo5k-rQIjPw|Creating Your Own Drawing Template in Autodesk Inventor Tutorial]] by [[https://​www.youtube.com/​channel/​UCwusYhBNmB5Ol6h7lfo8I7A|Inventor Tutorials]] YouTube   * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=Mo5k-rQIjPw|Creating Your Own Drawing Template in Autodesk Inventor Tutorial]] by [[https://​www.youtube.com/​channel/​UCwusYhBNmB5Ol6h7lfo8I7A|Inventor Tutorials]] YouTube
     * <​HTML><​iframe width="​560"​ height="​315"​ src="​https://​www.youtube.com/​embed/​Mo5k-rQIjPw"​ frameborder="​0"​ allowfullscreen></​iframe></​HTML>​     * <​HTML><​iframe width="​560"​ height="​315"​ src="​https://​www.youtube.com/​embed/​Mo5k-rQIjPw"​ frameborder="​0"​ allowfullscreen></​iframe></​HTML>​
 +
 +===== 3D PDF =====
 +  * [[http://​help.autodesk.com/​view/​INVNTOR/​2020/​ENU/?​guid=GUID-8E472D07-7053-450B-8B5E-E09E973D3CBE|To Export a Model to 3D PDF]]
 +  * Benefits of export Layout to PDF
 +    * Layers are preserved, can turn them on/off
 +    * Adobe Acrobat default scale is 1"​=1"​ when using the Measuring Tool
 +      * right click **Change Scale Ratio and Precision**
 +    * Default scale of PDF is set by Inventor, not Acrobat
 +      * [[https://​community.adobe.com/​t5/​Acrobat/​Acrobat-Pro-DC-How-to-set-a-default-scale-ratio/​td-p/​8801769|Acrobat Pro DC How to set a default scale ratio]]
 +
 +===== Training =====
 +  * IMAGINiT Technologies
 +    * Walter Jaquith, Applications Expert, Manufacturing Solutions, wjaquith@rand.com
 +    * Jason Johnson, Solutions Consultant, jjohnson@rand.com,​ cell 810-459-4451
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