|See Paul Munford's article on the new additions to Autodesk’s digital prototyping platform, Inventor.|
This is good news for Inventor 2013 users that also use 3Dconnexion 3D mice.
Here is the full press release:
3Dconnexion Extends Superior 3D Navigation to Autodesk Inventor 2013
3Dconnexion 3D Mice Provide Unparalleled Productivity and Comfort to Autodesk Inventor 2013 Users
BOSTON – June 14, 2012 – 3Dconnexion today announced certified 3Dconnexion 3D mouse support in leading 3D CAD modeling software Autodesk® Inventor® 2013, including Autodesk® Inventor Professional®. Engineers can now experience powerful 3D design and drafting capabilities, while benefitting from the multiple benefits delivered by a 3Dconnexion 3D mouse.
“3Dconnexion support in Autodesk Inventor 2013 significantly enhances the design process by providing a faster and easier way to position 3D content while simultaneously accessing important application functions and editing tools with the standard mouse.” said Antonio Pascucci, vice president of products, 3Dconnexion.
3Dconnexion 3D mice enable users to intuitively interact with content in a way that’s unattainable with a traditional mouse and keyboard. Whether working on mechanical engineering, assembly or mold designs, users can more easily perform 3D CAD modeling tasks, boosting efficiency while enhancing comfort by reducing dependency on a standard mouse or tablet.
About 3Dconnexion 3D Mice
3Dconnexion 3D mice revolutionize the way users work with 3D applications by providing a more natural and intuitive way to interact with digital 3D content. By gently manipulating the controller cap, users can simultaneously pan, zoom and rotate their 3D models or camera position while using the standard mouse or tablet to select, create and edit. It’s an intuitive, balanced and cooperative work style that results in increased productivity, improvements in creativity and enhanced comfort.
The entire 3Dconnexion product line is compatible with Autodesk Inventor 2013 for Windows, including the Professional Series with the SpacePilot™ Pro (MSRP $399), SpaceMouse™ Pro (MSRP $299) and SpaceExplorer™ (MSRP $299), and the Standard Series with the SpaceNavigator™ (MSRP $99) and SpaceNavigator for Notebooks (MSRP $129). For additional information, visit www.3Dconnexion.com.
3Dconnexion is the leading provider of 3D mice for 3D design and visualization professionals. Supported by today’s most popular and powerful 3D applications, 3Dconnexion 3D mice offer a more intuitive and natural way to interact with digital 3D content. 3Dconnexion’s award-winning 3D mice serve a wide variety of industries and are used by engineers, designers, architects and artists worldwide. 3Dconnexion’s North American headquarters are in Boston, Mass. and offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.3Dconnexion.com. You may also connect with 3Dconnexion on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/3Dconnexion) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/3Dconnexion).