FUSION 360 EXTENSIONS

Unlock advanced capabilities with Fusion 360 extensions

One size doesn't fit all. Create better products with Fusion 360 extensions by unlocking advanced capabilities and
enhanced workflows, tailored to your business needs in a single platform.

What is a Fusion 360 extension?

Extensions allow you to unlock advanced design and manufacturing technologies in Fusion 360.

Gain access to capabilities such as complex machining strategies, generative design, and additive manufacturing workflows.

Customize your experience to align with your project timelines through monthly and annual subscription options.

Extend your platform

Eliminate disconnected tools and costly deployment overhead by extending your workflows with specialized technologies in one platform.

Simplify your manufacturing processes

Improve operational efficiency with automated and optimized workflows across teams to increase manufacturing throughput and reduce time to market.

Make innovating easier

Increase innovation with access to new capabilities that remove non-value add processes and enhance collaboration for easier development of smart products.

Fusion 360 extensions

Explore Fusion 360 extensions and access flexible subscription options tailored to your project timelines and budget.

  • Machining Extension

    Fusion 360 - Machining Extension provides advanced manufacturing functionality. Get access to more 3- and 5-axis strategies, toolpath optimization, and process automation.

  • Nesting & Fabrication Extension

    Fusion 360 - Nesting & Fabrication Extension unlocks advanced capabilities to create optimized and associative multi-sheet layouts for sheet metal and non-sheet metal parts.

  • Manage Extension

    Fusion 360 - Manage Extension unlocks additional data management functionality and manages design changes at any stage of production with the click of a button using pre-built workflows.

  • Generative Design Extension

    Fusion 360 - Generative Design Extension allows you to quickly explore high-performing design iterations. Reduce weight, improve product performance, and consolidate parts.

  • Additive Build Extension

    Fusion 360 - Additive Build Extension allows you to 3D print high value metal parts. Automatically orient parts, create high quality finishing operations, and generate fully associative support structures.

  • Talk to an expert about extensions

    Unlock advanced capabilities and enhanced workflows with Fusion 360 extensions.

    Connect with an expert to see how extensions can be tailored to your business needs.

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Try Fusion 360 extensions free for 7-days

New to Fusion 360? Click here to initiate a free trial in order to access extension trials*.

Already have Fusion 360? Follow these instructions to get a 7-day trial of a Fusion 360 extension:

  • Click Extensions in the top-right corner of the Application Bar in Fusion 360
  • Select the extension you would like to trial from the list of Available Extensions
  • From the Access Options dropdown in the top-right corner, select Start 7-day free trial and click Purchase

* Fusion 360 extension trials are not available for Fusion 360 for personal or startup use

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      Fusion 360 extensions FAQs

      Fusion 360 extensions are not add-ins or add-ons. Fusion 360 extensions allow you to unlock advanced manufacturing capabilities and enhanced workflows tailored to your business needs.

      A 7-day, free trial is available for certain extensions. During the trial period, you have access to all the capabilities of the chosen extension. Learn how to access Fusion 360 extension trials here.

      Fusion 360 extensions come with flexible payment terms, including monthly and annual subscriptions, as well as cloud credit options. A Fusion 360 subscription is required in order to access all Fusion 360 extensions.

      The Fusion 360 - Machining Extension allows you to extend the core CAM capabilities of Fusion 360 with access to advanced manufacturing technologies including 3- and 5-axis machining strategies, toolpath optimization, and process automation.

      The Fusion 360 - Generative Design Extension allows you to quickly explore high-performing design alternatives based upon performance requirements and material, cost, and manufacturing constraints.

      The Fusion 360 - Nesting & Fabrication Extension unlocks advanced nesting and fabrication capabilities in Fusion 360 to create optimized and associative multi-sheet layouts for sheet metal and non-sheet metal parts in preparation for cutting on CNC machines.

      The Fusion 360 - Additive Build Extension allows you to unlock additional additive manufacturing technologies in Fusion 360 using powder bed machinery to produce lighter, stronger, better performing parts, while reducing material waste and cost.

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