Mechanical design software built for manufacturing
Autodesk® AutoCAD® Mechanical design and drafting software is AutoCAD® software for manufacturing. It includes all the functionality of AutoCAD, one of the world’s leading 2D CAD mechanical design software applications, plus libraries of standards-based parts and tools for automating common mechanical CAD tasks and accelerating the mechanical design process.
Autodesk® AutoCAD® Mechanical features automate common design tasks and facilitate drafting productivity. AutoCAD Mechanical includes all the functionality of AutoCAD® software, plus comprehensive libraries of standards-based parts and tools for automating common mechanical CAD tasks.
Mechanical design productivity
700,000 standard parts and features. Parts and features for mechanical drawings.
Mechanical drafting standards update. ISO 1302-2002 surface texture symbols.
Reusable mechanical drawing detailing tools. Specific tools for mechanical drafting.
Layer management. Automatically place items on the correct layer.
Hidden lines. Automatically redraw hidden lines.
Machinery generators and calculators. Save time when building mechanisms manually.
Part publishing support for custom parts. Add custom parts to content library.
Extended draw toolbar for manufacturing. Extended draw toolbar.
Infer constraint integration. Geometrically and dimensionally constrain objects.
JIS and DIN content libraries. Extensive content libraries for Japan/Germany.
Autodesk Content Explorer, Search using file objects or text attributes.
Mechanical drafting annotation monitor. Check for dissociated annotations in model space.
Mechanical engineering documentation
Autodesk Synergy for mechanical engineering. Create associative section and detail views of 3D models.
Smart mechanical engineering dimensions. Create dimensions using abbreviated dialog boxes.
Support for international drafting standards. Deliver standards-based design documentation.
Associative balloons and bills of materials. Create automated part lists and BOMs.
Power dimension in-place editor. Select multiple dimensions at once.
BOM migration. Automatic mapping and template setup.
Windows 8 (Professional, Enterprise, and Standard), Windows 7 (Enterprise, Ultimate, Professional, and Home Premium), or Windows XP Professional x64 edition (SP2 or later)
Athlon 64 with SSE2 technology, AMD Opteron™ processor with SSE2 technology, Intel Xeon® with Intel EM64T support with SSE2 technology, or Pentium 4 with EM64T support with SSE2 technology
2 GB RAM minimum (4 GB recommended)
6.3 GB free disk space for installation
1,280 x 1,024 (1,600 x 1,050 recommended) display with true color
Internet Explorer 7.0 or later
Microsoft Mouse-compliant pointing device