AutoCAD Mechanical is a purpose built 2D mechanical design solution providing an ideal platform for production drawing and detailing. Additional useful add-on programs are available for analysis and manufacturing solutions from MSC and Pathtrace, as well as document management solutions from Cyco.
Autodesk Inventor Series. For integrated 2D design and detailing, 3D assembly, parametric design and the
capability to produce complex 3D surface models, Inventor Series 5 gives you the following compatible
programs.The series includes Autodesk Inventor 5.3, Autodesk® Mechanical Desktop 6, AutoCAD
Mechanical 6 and AutoCAD 2002. You get all of these technologies in one easy-to-use package giving
you flexibility to use what you want when you want.
No need to choose between 2D and 3D. Suitable for Sheet Metal Design, 3D Modelling and Automatic Detailing, DWG file compatibility and extensive parts library. This is a combination package of Autodesk
Mechanical Desktop and Autodesk Inventor software.
Colin H Simmons
I.Eng, FIED, Mem ASME.
Engineering Standards Consultant
Member of BS. & ISO Committees dealing with
Technical Product Documentation specifications
Formerly Standards Engineer, Lucas CAV.
Dennis E Maguire
CEng. MIMechE, Mem ASME, R.Eng.Des, MIED
Formerly Senior Lecturer, Mechanical and
Production Engineering Department, Southall College
City & Guilds International Chief Examiner in