Customize your Fusion 360 experience with extensions that give access to complex machining strategies, generative design, and additive manufacturing workflows.
Extensions in Fusion 360 allow you to unlock advanced design and manufacturing technologies. Eliminate your disconnected tools and costly deployment overhead by extending your workflows with specialized technologies in one platform and improve operational efficiency with automated and optimized workflows.
Extensions are for individuals and businesses who need access to more advanced Fusion 360 features. Extensions help improve operational efficiency and collaboration by introducing automated and optimized workflows across teams to increase manufacturing throughput and reduce time to market.
Here’s a list of the extensions currently available to the Fusion 360 community and a brief overview of each:
- Fusion 360 Machining Extension
The Machining Extension boosts your core CAM capabilities in Fusion 360 to make better use of your CNC machinery. Unlock advanced machining strategies, toolpath controls, and automation to produce better-quality parts and reduce lead times.
- Fusion 360 Nesting & Fabrication Extension
Unlock advanced nesting and fabrication capabilities with the Nesting & Fabrication Extension. Optimize the design and manufacture of multi-sheet layouts for sheet metal and non-sheet metal parts in preparation for cutting on CNC machines and generate setups, toolpaths, and NC code directly within Fusion 360.
- Fusion 360 Generative Design Extension
The generative design harnesses the power of machine learning and AI to rapidly explore new designs that reduce weight, increase structural integrity, and extend durability. Explore unlimited manufacturing-ready outcomes that meet your design specifications and go beyond the reach of human capacity with the Generative Design Extension.
- Fusion 360 Additive Build Extension
The Additive Build Extension unlocks extra additive manufacturing technology inside Fusion 360 with metal additive manufacturing and advanced printing technologies. Get more control over support generation, and toolpath strategies, and reduce lead times with automatic part compensation.
- Fusion 360 Manage Extension
Unlock additional data management functionality with the Manage Extension. With complete design change visibility and digital approval records, you can focus on innovation, not admin.
- Fusion 360 Simulation Extension
Access a set of simulation study types that help investigate how your design may perform under real-life conditions ahead of manufacturing.
- Fusion 360 Product Design Extension
This extension gives you access to advanced 3D design and modeling tools that simplify the product development process and enable an automated approach to creating complex product designs.