Tutorial: How to use emboss feature in Autodesk Inventor?


Tutorial to use emboss feature in Autodesk Inventor.

  1. Step 1:

    I'll be explaining to use this feature using a spherical model. However this can be useful in many other irregular surfaces also.

  2. Step 2:

    Create a plane offset from the original planes at a distance greater than the radius of the sphere.

  3. Step 3:

    Enter the dimension. Click OK.

  4. Step 4:

    Invoke a sketch on the newly created plane and click on "text".

  5. Step 5:

    Enter the text and format it according to your requirements. Click OK.

  6. Step 6:

    Position the text by using dimensions. Click ok.

  7. Step 7:

    Finish sketch.

  8. Step 8:

    Click on the emboss command.

  9. Step 9:

    Select the text as the profile. Click on "emboss from face",provide a depth,change the direction if required. click ok.

  10. Step 10:

    This is the result for "emboss from face"

  11. Step 11:

    Click on "engrave on face". click ok.

  12. Step 12:

    This is the result of "engrave on face"

  13. Step 13:

    Use "emboss from plane" .Provide a taper angle if required. click ok.

  14. Step 14:

    This is the result of "emboss from plane" . Hide the plane when finished.


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