Creating an Electrical Link between Inventor and AutoCAD Electrical

Creating an Electrical Link between Inventor and AutoCAD Electrical In both AutoCAD Electrical and Inventor, you are able to setup an electrical link that allows a close integration between the 2 software packages. In the below video I will show how easy it is to setup this link to start your project and manage the […]

AutoCAD Electrical and Inventor – Part 3

To utilise the link between the 2 packages the Electrical Catalog Browser for Inventor needs to be installed. The utility includes the Catalog Browser interface, the link to the AutoCAD Electrical database, and a sample set of 3D electrical parts. After linking Inventor and AutoCAD Electrical, the next steps are to start your design and […]

AutoCAD Electrical and Inventor – Part 2

When creating the link between Inventor and AutoCAD Electrical you need to create an EMX file in a shared location. Creating the EMX file can be done either in Inventor or AutoCAD Electrical.  To create the EMX file in Inventor, open an Assembly file and click on the Electromechanical tab.  Clicking on the Electromechanical Link […]