Expand your advanced manufacturing capabilities

Increase innovation, reduce development costs and start manufacturing sooner.

What is Fusion 360 for Manufacturing?

Autodesk Fusion 360 for Manufacturing is an integrated solution for product development and manufacturing organisations. It includes Fusion 360, paired with specialised tools for product design, manufacturing and data management.


Extend the core 3D design and manufacturing capabilities of Fusion 360 along with tools that manage changes at any stage of production.

Fusion 360 for Manufacturing overview video (2:52 min.)

Manufacturing offering benefits

Advanced CAM capabilities

Unlock advanced tools for multi-axis CNC machining, multi-sheet nesting and additive manufacturing

Built-in change management

Manage design changes at any stage of production using pre-built workflows

Enhanced tools and automation

Access 3D design and modelling tools that are manufacturing-aware and automate design processes

Manufacturing Extension

Unlock additional capabilities for 3 to 5-axis CNC machining, sheet-based nesting and fabrication, and metals-based additive manufacturing.


Design Extension

Automate complex geometry to enhance the performance and aesthetics of your products.


Manage Extension

Execute change orders, release management, automated part numbering and bill of materials management.


Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

What is Fusion 360 for Manufacturing?

Autodesk Fusion 360 for Manufacturing is an integrated solution for product development and manufacturing organisations. It includes Fusion 360 paired with specialised tools for product design, manufacturing and data management that can enable frictionless access to advanced design and manufacturing technology to improve product quality and decrease time to market.

Who uses the Fusion 360 for Manufacturing offering?

Fusion 360 for Manufacturing is built for organisations that want to increase innovation, reduce development costs and start manufacturing sooner. These organisations typically consist of manufacturing engineers, machinists, and programmers tasked with the responsibility for manufacturing a product. This often requires the production of a tool path/machine-programming and/or nesting of designs for fabrication  and/or planning/programming for 3D printing.

How does Fusion 360 for Manufacturing differ to Fusion 360 extensions?

Autodesk offers a range of Fusion 360 extensions that unlock additional capabilities within the core Fusion 360 product. The Fusion 360 for Manufacturing offering differs in that it combines multiple extensions to provide an integrated solution for product development and manufacturing organisations. The offering includes the Machining Extension, Nesting & Fabrication Extension and Additive Build Extension to empower you to bring your products to life with advanced machining, fabrication and 3D printing capabilities. The offering also includes the Product Design Extension and the Manage Extension to enable design innovation and data management across your company departments and geographies.

Is there a trial version of the Fusion 360 for Manufacturing offering?

No. Currently, there is no trial for the Fusion 360 for Manufacturing offering. Autodesk does provide a free 30-day trial of Fusion 360 here.

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Fusion 360 for Manufacturing

Save more than 50% on Fusion 360 and select extensions

Extend the core 3D design and manufacturing capabilities of Fusion 360 along with tools that manage changes at any stage of production.