The pursuit of perfection is the pursuit of harmony.


large icon Dowel-Pro


Elevate your woodworking and joinery projects with our Dowel-Pro Extension for Fusion 360. This innovative tool simplifies the creation of dowel and loose tenon assemblies, empowering you to design like a pro.

Key Features:

  1. Dowel or Loose Tenon Assemblies: Model precise dowel or loose tenon joints effortlessly, opening up a world of design possibilities.
  2. Flexible Dowel Selection: Choose from a list of predefined dowel types, including the most common dimensions, or enter custom dimensions for non-standard requirements.
  3. Customize Dowel Quantity: Specify the number of dowels for your assembly, allowing you to fine-tune your designs.
  4. Automatic Assembly Modeling: Watch your assembly come to life with automatic modeling, saving you valuable time and effort.
  5. Diverse Assembly Options: Experiment with various assembly configurations and adapt your designs to perfection.

Unlock the potential of dowel and loose tenon joinery with our Dowel-Pro Extension. Whether you're a seasoned woodworker or an aspiring designer, this tool streamlines your workflow, giving you the creative freedom to craft like a pro. Try it today and take your woodworking projects to new heights!



Instructions for use

To open the extension, go to the "SOLID" section. You can either click on the following icon in the toolbar icon, or click on the link in the "Edit" menu.

Begin by selecting two solids, ensuring the face in contact of the first plank is fully contained within the face of the second plank.

Then tailor your design using the following configuration parameters:

  • Number of Dowels in Length: Set the number of dowels along the length of the assembly.
  • Number of Dowels in Width: Specify the number of dowels along the width of the assembly.
  • Dowel Type: Choose from round or flat dowels.
  • Dowel Model: Select from a list of standard dimensions or enter custom dimensions for a personalized fit.
  • Rotation: Adjust the orientation of flat dowels if needed.
  • Width Gap: Set the assembly clearance on each side of the flat dowels.
  • Solid Names for Dowels: Define the names for the dowel solids.
  • Appearance: Customize the appearance of the dowels from a dropdown list.

If you want to preview the result before finalizing, check the "Preview Result" box. Once satisfied, click "OK" to automatically generate the assembly.


This extension is available in the following languages:

  • English
  • French

If you want to help translate this extension into your language, please contact me by email:

Installation (Consulter version windows)

  • Download the installer from Autodesk App Store.
  • Right-click on the "Downloads" folder and select "Open in Finder".
  • Right-click on the "Dowel-Pro_mac_os.pkg" -> "Open With" -> "Installer".


You can unload the add-in without uninstalling it by clicking the "Stop" button when the add-in is selected in the list box on the "Add-Ins" tab of the "Scripts and Add-Ins" dialog.

Unchecking "Run on Startup" causes the add-in not to be loaded in future sessions of Fusion 360.

  • Navigate to the ./ApplicationsPlugins folder and select the app bundle you want to uninstall.
  • Either drag the app bundle to the Trash or right-click and select “Move to Trash”.
  • Right-click on the Trash-Can and select “Empty Trash”.
  • If you prefer keystrokes, you can also just select the app bundle and then hit Command+Delete to move the app to Trash, then empty the Trash and the app will be removed.

Version history

  • Version 1.0.0: First version.
  • Version 1.1.1: Enhance the control of dowel positions.

Support and contact

  • Company: Woodsoul
  • Developer: Emmanuel OLIVE

If you encounter any issues while using this application or want to suggest modifications, please contact me by email: