Autodesk 123D is a hobbyist CAD and 3D modelling software that allows you to create 3D models of your designs. It is similar in scope to Google SketchUp and based upon Autodesk’s Inventor product range.
Autodesk 123D fits under the Computer Method and you can use it during your Development, Refinement and Final presentation stages. Its great to jump on 123D to conduct form studies, variations and mock-ups. 123D will allow you to visualize your designs in 3 dimensions.
Autodsk 123D: Userinterface Introduction
Primative Shapes – 3D Shapes
Circles, Rectangles & Polygon Sketch Features
Fillet- Ellipse Sketch Feature
Offset- Trim Sketch Features
Arc & 3 Point Arc Sketch Feature
Spline Sketch Feature
Sketch Places, Press- Pull
Fillet – Champher – Holes Features
Assembly & Dimensioning
Adding Materials to your Model
Fork 3D rendering -Full detail process
Hand Held Product- Sketch Planes – Third Angle Projection