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How to insert a character in Kanji or Pinyin into Fusion 360?

A - answer If you want to model a 3D character in a non-latin language (alphabet), e.g. one of the Asian symbols in Kanji, Pinyin (Pchin-jin), Hangul, Hiragana, Katakana, Devanagari, Abugida, etc., you can use the Unicode support.

Select the requested character in one of the TrueType fonts supporting the full Unicode character set - using the Windows tool "Character map" (CharMap) or by copying it from your web browser and insert this text into the window of the Text tool in the Fusion 360 Sketch environment.

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Finish the sketch and extrude the text outline into 3D, or optionally apply fillet on all edges of the character. You can then 3D print the resulting 3D model, machine it using the generated NC code, display it as a 3D rendering, etc.

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See also:
Tip 12935:How can I set a single-stroke text font in Fusion 360?
Tip 12762:Multiline and vertical text in Fusion 360 sketches.
Tip 12458:How to align/center text and other objects in Fusion 360?
Tip 12421:Wrong units in an imported DXF file.
Tip 12411:How to wrap text on a cylinder or a general 3D surface in Fusion 360?

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