Configuring for Python development

I was recently looking to set up an environment for Python development on a (new) Windows PC.  Historically, when using Python I’ve either used Eclipse with PyDev or just used Linux.  But, was this was a Windows PC, and I didn’t want to run Linux in a VM, I wanted a solution that would run native in Windows.  However, I didn’t want to install something as “heavy” as Eclipse.  After some investigation and some trial and error, I came up with a solution that is centered around the editor.

The following is a guide on how to set up for Python development:

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Fusion Foibles: Editing Mass In Fusion 360

A few days ago I tried to update the mass of an off the shelf component in Fusion 360, something I do often in SolidWorks and Inventor, and found that I couldn’t. One of my most often used features in CAD packages (especially when the weight of a design is important) didn’t exist.

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