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Mechanical Engineering

Create Drawings, Manufacture, and Build a 3D Printer

In this course, we'll use Autodesk® Fusion 360™ animation and drawing workspaces to transform components and create an exploded view technical drawing of the 3D printer...

Jamie Billing

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Advanced
Time 0h 30m
255 Enrolled
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Mechanical Engineering

Optimize a 3D Printer Frame using Simulation Tools

In this course, we'll use Autodesk® Fusion 360™ shape optimization simulation tools to generate 3D mesh models according to specific real-world conditions. This will include...

Jamie Billing

Educator
Advanced
Time 0h 30m
149 Enrolled
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Mechanical Engineering

Model and Assemble a 3D Printer PSU Housing, Motherboard Housing, and LCD Controller

In this course, we'll join the PSU housing to the Y-axis. The motherboard housing and LCD controller will both be fixed to the Z-axis frame using socket head screws inserted...

Jamie Billing

Educator
Advanced
Time 0h 50m
98 Enrolled
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Mechanical Engineering

Model and Assemble a 3D Printer Y-Axis

A 3D printer Y-axis provides much of the horizontal stability for the unit through its contact with the surface. The Y-axis crucially comprises of the heated 3D print bed and...

Jamie Billing

Educator
Advanced
Time 1h 00m
91 Enrolled
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Mechanical Engineering

Model and Assemble a 3D Printer Extruder

A 3D printer extruder is a complex assembly comprised of multiple components and materials, including both static and moving parts. The main function of the extruder is to heat...

Jamie Billing

Educator
Advanced
Time 0h 45m
147 Enrolled
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Mechanical Engineering

Model and Assemble a 3D Printer X-Axis

In our design, the X-axis of the 3D printer is mounted to the Z-axis. The X-axis also includes the entire 3D printer extruder assembly, which is fixed onto it enabling the...

Jamie Billing

Educator
Advanced
Time 1h 00m
167 Enrolled
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Mechanical Engineering

Model and Assemble a 3D Printer Z-Axis

The Z-axis of a desktop 3D printer is the main support gantry of the unit. The Z-axis facilitates the vertical movement of the X-axis and the Y-axis assembly is mounted to the...

Jamie Billing

Educator
Advanced
Time 1h 00m
151 Enrolled
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Mechanical Engineering

Human Factors, Form, and Ergonomics

In this course, we’ll use human factors, ergonomics, and user-centered design methods and standards to carry out the mechanical engineering design of a desktop 3D printer....

Jamie Billing

Educator
Advanced
Time 1h 30m
211 Enrolled
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Engineering

Mechanical Engineering: Advanced CAD

In this course, we'll walk engineering students through the final steps required to detail a design for production. We'll also explore how to use Autodesk® Fusion 360™ to add...

Matt Perez

Content Contributor
Advanced
Time 4h 30m
431 Enrolled