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Skeleton Dress Up. Why this method?

Skeletal modeling Autodesk Inventor software offers powerful conceptual design tools for designers. Skeletal modeling allows creating the entire concept of a future product in the context of a single part file. The concept can be expressed as the overall volume of the product, individual bodies reflecting the form of the future part, various sketches, auxiliary planes,
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Small spaces design. How to make it work?

In my personal opinion first and most important purpose of the home is to provide comfort, coziness and relaxing environment. How different people understand those things concepts should be considered as the main inspiration for an interior. Sometimes by following trends and design rules we forget to tend the most important aspect – who will
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Furniture design – work with materials (Material replacement)

Our customer often ask us about work with materials in Woodwork for Inventor environment. In this video you will get the understanding of work with materials concept and the benefits of it.
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Interior design trends 2018

Let’s talk about interior design trends in 2018. There are quite a few changes comparing to last year. What’s in: Warm colours, natural stone, cacti, curved shaped furniture, wicker, cordless lamps, black kitchens, portable lighting What’s out: Florals, damask, polished glossy stone, white kitchens and bathrooms, copper and rose gold finishes, minimalism, shiny high-gloss finishes What’s next: Suede,
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Amazing furniture design. i 4 Mariani Ltd.

Do you know how many companies in the world survive past their first year? About 20%. And only half of those reach 5 years barrier. In order to reach a decade you have to jump into a train of lucky 1/3 of those who lasted 5 years. Kind of scary. But not for Italian company
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Amazing furniture design. Entero Ltd.

  Today we will present you a story and amazing designs of our clients from Serbia – company called Entero. This company has a very deep tradition and culture. One of the values they believe in is that “The quality of our crafts and work today needs to be bigger and better than the quality
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Amazing furniture design. Chairconcept Ltd.

Chairconcept – Polish furniture design fashionista   “…we love furniture, we love good style and we love what we do” – this is how Chairconcept describe themselves. And you can tell that they are speaking the truth. Just look at the designs they are creating. Models match with the interior perfectly. Doesn’t matter if it’s
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Amazing furniture design. Sarkop Ltd.

  Sarkop Ltd. is one of the companies that we had a lot of direct contact with and these guys are serious. Sarkop Ltd. is one of the largest and most prestigious contract furniture manufacturers in Estonia.
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Amazing furniture design. ARDA Co. Ltd

  We are proudly presenting a new series of articles about Woodwork for Inventor users who are doing an amazing job creating various furniture designs. We want to celebrate creativity and show the art works of talented designers. First in the series is our client from colorful Vietnam – ARDA Co. Ltd. We’ve been working
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At the exhibition in Poland 2017


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Welcome the new 8th version of Woodwork for Inventor software

Here we go!  The new 8th version has been launched. And now it has a full scale of functionalities like Skeleton Dress Up, iBox components, Material assignment, Multiple Hardware placement, Automatic holes generator, BOM generator, Drawings generator, CNC preparation and Integration with Autodesk Vault software. In general, this is a tool that every professional woodworker
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Woodwork for Inventor V8 launch. What’s new?

Woodwork for Inventor – how it started The day of Woodwork for Inventor V8 launch finally came. It‘s the eighth version of our product, which was started as additional Autodesk Inventor functionality. This functionality was a request of one of our clients and meant to be one-company-solution. Later we noticed, that this solution can be
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Woodwork for Inventor webinar in UK

April 24th, 2017 Woodwork for Inventor webinar in UK Our team is very glad to share with you a perfect Woodwork for Inventor webinar (do follow link please) made by Graitec Ltd. (UK). Here you’ll get an insight into how Woodwork for Inventor (W4I) plug-in speed up the design process and automate key processes for your designs. 
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6 criteria for choosing furniture design software

Goals of furniture design software Two main goals of furniture design software are: To shorten the design process, i.e. increase designers’ capacity; To reduce design errors amount.
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First Woodwork for Inventor step in South America

Great news for all woodworkers in Brazil! Finally we have we have established a partnership Mr. Neimar Chiapetti, who did great job presenting Woodwork for Inventor to Brazilian market.
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4 signs you should upgrade your furniture design software

Lots of woodworkers loves their tools, which they use for design of furniture. They are comfortable using it, they know how it works and they know the flaws software has and workarounds to correct those flaws. What else would you need, right? Well, that is not the way anymore. Although your software doe’s whatever it
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Designed using Woodwork for Inventor software

Woodwork for Inventor projects Woodwork for Inventor is a software, which provide an amazing flexibility possibilities, therefore it’s so convenient to use. Choose any kind of material: wood, glass, metal, plastic, etc. and design all complexity levels furniture. There’s nothing invincible for Woodwork. Moreover, our software will save up to 70% of your time, wasted on
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Assembly Copier

Software for ‎automatic copying and renaming of assemblies Woodwork for Inventor‬ team is glad to announce that one of our software functionalities (automatic copying and renaming of assemblies) from now on is available as a separate software. ‪Assembly Copier is available for all Autodesk Inventor users of any specialization.
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Autodesk Inventor vs Solidworks

This review is done by Mr. Damien Jovica – Autodesk Business Development Manager at Redstack in Mount Waverley, Victoria, Australia. This is a quite subjective opinion, nevertheless it’s very interesting comparison of two competitive softwares.
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What’s new in v7

Woodwork for Inventor team is very glad to announce that the new 7th version of the software is already available. Watch this video and get acquainted with new features like automatic CAM technologies, integration with Autodesk Vault Professional, extended Skeleton DressUp functionality, Drawings refresh etc.
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What’s new in the 7th version?

Woodwork for Inventor team is very glad to announce that the new 7th version of the software will be launched on the 19th of April. We have been developing it for the last 9 month. And now you can get acquainted with new features of the upcoming 7th version, which will be available for the Autodesk
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At exhibition in Gemany 2016


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Woodwork for Inventor in Brief

This video explains what Woodwork for Inventor is and what key functionality it has.
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At event in Turkey 2015


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At exhibition in Poland


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At exhibition in Netherlands


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1. Starting modelling

Modelling using top down design approach. Skeleton dress up function. Usage of iCopy prototype.
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2. Material assignment

Material types and groups. Assignment of edge banding. Edge banding wizard. Texture direction adjustment. Oversize control.
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3. Hardware placement

Hardware placement and adjustment. Visibility control. Using of template configuration (iMatch). Holes generation.
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4. BOM generator

Material and hardware replacement concept. Replacement using excel table. Data binding options. Order information placement in to header. Template based output.
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5. Drawings generation

Replacement scheme for drawing annotation. Drawing template. Drawing output. Result analysis.
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6. CNC preparation

CNC status. CAM environment. Choice of a CNC machine. Part condition. Base point set up. Tooling operations. CNC program export.
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Top 10 Furniture Trends of the Decade

The top 10 furniture trends of the decade came about the way trends in furniture always do, dictated by who is buying, and how they live. Trends should not to be confused with fads, which are fickle, but should be seen as the undercurrents that drive what you see. Some of the forces working behind
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Woodwork for Inventor – new CAM

  Woodwork for Inventor has an optional CAM feature. The user, after designing a furniture item in the Autodesk Inventor +Woodwork for Inventor environment, can use the model geometry directly when generating CNC programs for woodworking machine tools. The software is designed to ensure an easy and fast generation of a CNC program and to
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In Turkey 2015

  Presenting Woodwork for Inventor for potential customers in Turkey.  
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Woodwork for Inventor – what’s new in upcoming v6

HOME LICENSE Each commercial licenses with subscription gets an additional license for home usage. Now user can work at home.   THE MATERIAL & APPEARANCE ASSETS WIZARD Now user can move Autodesk Inventor material and appearance assets library to a new place on the network drive or their own computer drive without broking the links
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Mission Furniture – Autodesk Inventor – Woodworking

  Mr. Steven Widom, who is our business partner in USA and Canada markets, had a webinar about Autodesk Inventor and Woodwork for Inventor software capabilities and perfect suitability for woodworkers. The representatives from 148 furniture making companies participated at this webinar. So we decided to share it for public. Thanks to Mr. Widom for
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At exhibition in Poland 2015

Also meeting current and potential customers.
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iCopy Usage together with Woodwork for Inventor

  This video shows how (by using Autodesk Inventor iCopy function) to copy current structure of the furniture, modify it and how to insert predefined components into it.  
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Material Replacement procedure

  This video shows how (by using Woodwork for Inventor) to change abstract material and color names to specific material names before generating reports required to start the manufacturing process.  
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Visiting business partners


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At exhibition in UK 2014


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Autodesk Inventor for Woodworkers

We talk about company Čeli APS, which is Autodesk developer network member (ADN) and Value added reseller (VAR) in Lithuania for 15 years. It also has strong business relationship with more than 20 business partners abroad.
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At Autodesk University 2013


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At exhibition in Lithuania 2012


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