Large Design Management in Fusion 360

Phil Eichmiller


Presented by Fusion 360 Quality Assurance, this class will focus on the challenges presented by larger models, such as performance, clutter, and informational or screen overload. Discover Fusion 360 software tools to help you stay organized. Learn how to prevent performance problems as we explore solutions in the user interface, workflows, hardware configurations, and data management. We’ll also demonstrate the commands and tools to increase productivity and extend the power of your assemblies and designs in Fusion 360 software.

Key Learnings

  • Learn how to use productivity-enhancing tools in Fusion for large assemblies
  • Learn how to use distributed designs workflows in large designs
  • Learn how to avoid modeling pitfalls that affect large design performance
  • Learn how to get the most out of the Fusion interface, options, and settings in any situation


Long time product designer using Autodesk Inventor, now software quality engineer for Fusion 360 testing Fusion with a customer perspective. Also a part time instructor at Portland Community College teaching Inventor and Fusion 360 for CAD students and seasoned professionals alike. I have a passion for connecting people to their inner potential, either through my teaching or helping on the Fusion forums, or just in person. Let’s design and build a better future together.