DATRON Dynamics

Autodesk Technology Centers Case Study

Autodesk Technology Centers Help Bring Prototyping In-house

Autodesk established a network of technology centers to provide a unique experience for residency teams across a wide variety industries. DATRON’s high-speed CNC machines helped to provide rapid prototyping capabilities.

Autodesk and DATRON Dynamics partnered to create the eBook called “Making Things” as a way to help those who want to know more about bringing rapid prototyping capabilities in-house.


Autodesk & DATRON Dynamics Making Things eBook – prototyping case studies for next generation of engineers, designers.

The Industry


The Customer

Autodesk is a software company motivated by a mission to help people move from design to making—seamlessly—across industries.

The Challenge
Bringing Rapid Prototyping In-House

This eBook is both the case study and a reflection on this journey. We spoke to members of the Autodesk team to gain insights on why—and how—to set up in-house prototyping.

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520 x 420 x 220 mm (20 “ x 16.5 “ x 9 “) (XYZ)
2kwatt liquid chilled spindle up to 40,000 RPM
approx. 700 kg (1,543 lbs.)
Prototype intricate metal parts and small production runs in-house with the CNC system that fits through a standard doorway. Designed for precision prototyping in metal and perfect for a lab environment.
1,020 x 830 x 245 mm (40” x 33” x 10″) (X, Y, Z)
Up to 60,000 RPM machining spindle
approx. 1,300 kg (2,866 lbs.)
Machine parts faster and more efficiently with the high-speed M8Cube. With a working area of 30” x 40” and 60,000 RPM spindle, you are saving time and money.
1,520 mm x 1,150 mm x 245 mm (60” x 45” x 10”) (X, Y, Z)
Up to 60,000 RPM machining spindle
approx. 2,500 kg (5,512 lbs.)
In a world where adaptability and floor space are equally important, you shouldn’t have to choose one or the other. Ideal for milling long aluminum extrusions, sheet material, large parts or machine nested small parts.

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