Conceptual Modeling Fundamentals

In this lecture, we explore the basics of the Sculpt workspace to create conceptual T-spline models in Fusion 360.

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Lesson 1: Basics of tSplines

This lesson gives a basic overview of the Sculpt workspace and the basics of T-splines, including the three parts of a T-spline and the three ways to edit them.

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5 mins 41 seconds

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Lesson 2: Create and Modify in the Sculpt Workspace

In this lesson, we create and modify geometry in the Sculpt workspace using Edit Form, Insert Edge, Bridge, and more.

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11 mins 18 seconds

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Lesson 3: Sculpt to Solid

Now we finish our sculpted concept model and transition to a solid model. We use Boundary Fill, Shell, and Split Body on geometry created in the Sculpt workspace.

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14 mins 56 seconds

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Lesson 4: Evaluate and Analyze

In this lesson, we use the inspection tools to evaluate surface quality.

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6 mins 4 seconds

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Lesson 5: Control and Refine

Next, we cover some simple techniques to reorder and organize your T-spline using the Box display mode.

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12 mins 20 seconds

Quicktip

Quick Tip: Object Snap in Sculpt

Do you want to gain more control over your sculpted designs in Fusion 360? Object Snap should help.

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1 min 31 seconds

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Quick Tip: Importing a Rhino tSpline

In this quick tip, we export a TSM file created in the T-Splines plug-in from Rhino, then review best practices for importing the TSM file into Fusion 360. This enables you to edit the geometry with the same control vertices that were in Rhino.

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1 min 33 seconds

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Quick Tip: Design a Bike Helmet Concept

In this quick tip, use your new skills with T-splines to create a Bike Helmet concept in Fusion 360.

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10 mins 40 seconds

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