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Fusion 360 Simulation Extension

Test the manufacturability of designs with structural or thermal simulations and more



The Fusion 360 Simulation Extension lets your team analyze performance and manufacturability.

Simulation study types help with understanding how your 3D designs perform under real-life conditions before manufacturing anything.

Explore structural, thermal, and explicit simulation tools, including injection molding, for manufacturing insights.

Fusion 360 Simulation Extension injection molding.


Take a look at why you should consider the Fusion 360 Simulation Extension.

access diverse simulation capabilities
Diverse simulation capabilities
Simulate what you need, when you need it with access to a wide range of advanced finite element analysis (FEA) simulation capabilities which utilize trusted solvers from matured simulation software.
uncomplicate simulation cad models
Uncomplicate simulation models
Simplify and revise your simulation CAD models and simulation studies to modify and compare design changes without the need to export models.
ensure plastic part moldability
Ensure plastic part moldability

Detect and visualize moldability and predicted part quality of your injection molded plastic part and benefit from design change recommendations before finalizing your 3D designs.

Extension Features

Learn about the key technologies included in the Simulation Extension.

Injection Molding Simulation

Identify how part design influences part manufacturability and part quality for plastic injection molded parts.

Non-linear Static Stress

Simulate large deformation, motion, contact, and load change behaviors on nonlinear materials.

Event Simulation

Predict how time-dependent forces influence 3D design performance. 

Thermal Steady State

Trace heat transfer to understand if your part may fail based on the maximum critical temperature.

Modal Frequencies

Inspect the effects of natural, free vibration on your part or assembly to help you fine-tune your design. 

Structural Buckling

With insights like the critical buckling multiplier, develop and refine designs to prevent structural failure. 

Thermal Stress

Simulate temperature-induced stresses and varying thermal expansion characteristics of materials in the model. 

Shape Optimization

Achieve lightweight design goals by identifying and removing material from your designs.

The Micrographics Advantage

We don’t just sell software, we are technical experts who understand your industry. We can help you:

Integrate Business Systems

We develop data sharing solutions to improve and speed up the communication between CAD & business management technologies.

Optimize Business Processes

We do unique assessments of our clients, enabling them to address workflow challenges, identify opportunities & achieve objectives.

Leverage the Power of BIM

By understanding BIM philosophies we can develop & implement BIM solutions for any project or establish BIM standards for any company.

Have Questions About Complex Applications?

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