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    • Inventor is significantly more detailed and allows for the simulation of motion. Sketchup is a pretty rudimentary 3d drawing tool, and does not produce very high quality models or measurements, etc. Guest • Jul 2016 • 11 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
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    • nanoCAD is 2D drawing app but Autodesk Inventor is parametric 3D modeler Guest • Jan 2016 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
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    • Discontinued Autodesk has discontinued their line of 123D apps and has consolidated features and workflow into Tinkercad, Fusion 360, and ReMake. Blog post:
    • It's easy and fun to use. It can even make stop motion animations if you manage to find out how! If you want a free and easy alternative to Autodesk Inventor, then this is for you. (It's also suitable for 3D Printers!) Guest • Dec 2017 Disagree   Agree
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