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Fusion 360: Animating Assemblies

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Learn how to create animations for your product assemblies in Fusion 360.

By animating an assembly, you can clearly communicate instructions and details that might be missed in a 2D drawing. In this course, learn how to animate assemblies in Fusion 360. To begin, instructor Jomarc Baquiran goes over assembling components and applying the joints that connect them. Once your assembly is ready, you can start setting up your animation. Jomarc helps you learn your way around the animation workspace, and then shows how to create an animated exploded assembly. After that, discover how to export your animation to video and create a turntable and motion study animation.


  • Welcome
  • Using the exercise files
1. Putting the Components Together
  • Applying joints
  • Setting the project folder
2. Animating Assembly Instructions
  • The animation workspace
  • Recording camera view
  • Auto Explode
  • Manual Explode
  • Turret and shell details
  • Isolating the subassembly
  • Exploding the subassembly
  • Completing the exploded animation
  • Adding 3D callouts
  • Exporting to video
  • Animation to 2D drawing
3. Animation in Motion Study
  • The motion study panel
  • Animating joints
  • Turntable and motion study animation
  • Next steps

Taught by

Jomarc Baquiran

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