CAD Automation

CAD's for design, not tedious tasks.

Cross platform support

Connect to Manufacturing Mate directly from your native 3D parametric CAD application. We're building support for the industry leading suites.

Supported applications
  • Autodesk Inventor
  • Autodesk Fusion
  • Solidworks
  • Solid Edge

Export automation

Extract manufacturing files from your 3D model and automatically upload them to your Manufacturing Mate account for distribution.

Features at a glance
  • Extract DXF files for 2D profile cutting
  • Extract STEP/IGES files for 3D profile cutting
  • Export native detail drawings to PDF
  • Intelligently stamp QR codes on drawings to link back to part pages

Intelligent part history

Query Manufacturing Mate on the geometry of your parts. Manufacturing Mate can detect identical or similar parts you have processed before and pull previous drawings that match your current model.

Features at a glance
  • Find like and identical plate parts
  • Find like and identical member parts
  • Save time drawing and NC programming
  • Track price history of like and identical parts

Not just a connection protocol

We're building apps to turbocharge your design team. 3D CAD is going to get a lot more productive.

Features at a glance
  • Robust document templates
  • Intelligent steel libraries
  • Intelligent body analysis and manipulation
  • Automated detail drawings