Advanced AutoCAD 2017

Author: Cheryl R. Shrock,Steve Heather

Publisher: Industrial Press

ISBN: 9780831136031

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 552

View: 4945

Including invaluable, updated coverage of essential features for intermediate and advanced users, this workbook provides step-by-step instruction and illustrations for anyone who wants to delve deeper into AutoCAD 2017's features. --
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AutoCAD 3D Modeling

Exercise Workbook

Author: Steve Heather

Publisher: Industrial Press

ISBN: 9780831136130

Category:

Page: 296

View: 4319

The AutoCAD� 3D Modeling Exercise Workbook is designed for classroom instruction and self-study alike, and is suitable for both inch and metric users. There are 8 lessons and 4 modeling projects, all of which are heavily illustrated, for visual learners. Each lesson starts with step-by-step instructions on how to create 3D solid models, followed by exercises designed for practicing the commands readers learned within that lesson. The modeling projects are designed so that users can create complex 3D models by combining many of the commands learned within the previous lessons. Downloadable sample files are provided to accompany some of the lessons and modeling projects, so readers can follow along and customize their creations to suit their own needs. Written by Steve Heather, bestselling author and official Beta Tester of AutoCAD software, this is an invaluable resource for the thousands of designers, architects, and manufacturers who are using AutoCAD to create their own 3D models and transfer them to a 3D printer for manufacturing and use in the real world.
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Advanced AutoCAD 2018

Exercise Workbook

Author: Cheryl R. Shrock,Steve Heather

Publisher: Industrial Press

ISBN: 9780831136161

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 600

View: 8037

This is the right book for users who liked the author's "Beginning AutoCAD" workbook and want to learn more about AutoCAD's features, including Xref, Attributes, and 3D solids. This clear, no nonsense, easy-to-follow text is totally updated for AutoCAD 2018 and 2018 LT, and it offers several new and improved features. All exercises are easy to print on standard 8 1/2" x 11" paper. For use with the PC version of AutoCAD 2018 only.
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Beginning Autocad 2017

Exercise Workbook

Author: Cheryl Shrock,Steve Heather

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780831136024

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 648

View: 8181

Beginning AutoCAD 2017Exercise Workbook is the right book for users new to AutoCAD or who want to brush up on the basics. Thisis a clear, no nonsense, easy-to-follow text that helps user learn AutoCAD quickly and easily. All exercises print easily on a standard 8.5 x 11 printer."
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AutoCAD Pocket Reference

Author: Cheryl R. Shrock

Publisher: Industrial Press Inc.

ISBN: 9780831133849

Category: Computers

Page: 300

View: 7315

THIS IS THE RIGHT REFERENCE FOR YOU IF : You need help in using the right commands on the job or in the classroom. You need a compact reference that you can take with you anywhere. You want a reference that lets you locate what you need quickly and easily. You need a reference that includes all basic AutoCAD commands and concepts. You are using AutoCAD release 2009 or later.
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AutoCAD 2007 For Dummies

Author: David Byrnes,Mark Middlebrook

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118084977

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 7196

AutoCAD 2007 is a premiere computer-aided designing program that lets you organize the objects you draw, their properties, and their files. It also helps you create great-looking models. But it’s not always easy to figure out how to perform these functions, and many users end up missing out on AutoCAD’s full potential. AutoCAD 2007 For Dummies will show you how to perform these tasks and more! This hands-on guide lets you discover how to navigate around all the complications and start creating cool drawings in no time. Soon you’ll have the tools you need to use DWG, set up drawings, add text, and work with lines, as well as: Draw a base plate with rectangles and circles Organize a successful template Zoom and pan with glass and hand Use the AutoCAD design center Navigate through your 3-D drawing projects Plot layout, lineweights, and colors Design block definitions Slice and dice your drawings to create new designs Create a Web format using AutoCAD This book also features suggestions and tips on how to touch up your creations as well as ways to swap drawing data with other people and programs. Written in a friendly, straightforward tone that doesn’t try to overwhelm you, AutoCAD 2007 For Dummies shows you the fun and easy way to draw precise 2-D and 3-D drawings!
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Autocad 2018 Beginners Guide

Author: Cadfolks

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781974334742

Category:

Page: 470

View: 9241

If you want to learn AutoCAD to create technical drawings, this is the book for you. You will learn to use commands and techniques by following the step-by-step examples given in this book. This book covers everything from creating two-dimensional (2D) and three dimensional (3D) drawings to printing and publishing. The topics covered in this book are illustrated with the help of real world examples such as gaskets, flanges, brackets, schematic line diagrams, and more. Also, this book is well organized and can be used for a course or self-study. - Get familiarized with user interface and navigation tools - Create print ready drawings - Create smart drawings using parametric tools - Have a good command over AutoCAD tools and techniques - Explore the easiest and quickest ways to perform operations - Know how to reuse existing data - Create 3D models and generate 2D drawings
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Exercise Workbook for Beginning AutoCAD 2008

Author: Cheryl R. Shrock

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780831133412

Category: Computers

Page: 400

View: 9774

Totally updated for AutoCAD 2008 and 2008 LT, including the New and Enhanced InfoCenter, Dashboard, Multiline Text, Spellcheck, Miltileaders, and much more, this resource is ideal for classroom instruction or as a self-study tutorial, providing only what a user needs without all the jargon. Includes CDs with a 30-day trial version of AutoCAD 2008.
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Mastering AutoCAD for Mac

Author: George Omura,Richard (Rick) Graham

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118010976

Category: Computers

Page: 768

View: 6616

The Best Resource on the Market for Learning AutoCAD for Mac software! This comprehensive Autodesk Official Training Guide has everything you need to quickly become proficient with every aspect of Autodesk’s new AutoCAD for Mac software. Award-winning author George Omura, whom most CAD designers know and respect from his all-time bestselling Mastering AutoCAD books, now applies his legendary AutoCAD expertise, approachable style, and thorough Mastering coverage to Mastering AutoCAD for Mac. You’ll quickly and efficiently build skills, whether you’re just beginning or are already a seasoned AutoCAD user. Teaches you to design and draft using AutoCAD for Mac Helps you quickly master basic, intermediate, and advanced skills Covers using hatches, fields, and tables effectively; manipulating dynamic blocks and attributes; rendering 3D views with lighting and materials; exploring parametric modeling; transforming 2D drawings into 3D renderings; and more Provides step-by-step instruction and exercises, as well as real-world examples and case studies Functions as both a detailed tutorial and also a one-stop, stand-alone reference Mastering AutoCAD for Mac is also an Autodesk Official Training Guide The world's best AutoCAD resources—George Omura and the Mastering AutoCAD series from Sybex—are now available to help you master AutoCAD for Mac.
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AutoCAD Workbook

Author: Phil Metherell

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483182541

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 158

View: 4954

AutoCAD Workbook helps new users learn the basics of AutoCad, providing guidance on most of the commonly used functions in which the program operates. This book discusses loading AutoCad and starting a drawing; drawing and erasing lines, circles, and arcs; and setting up the drawing environment. The topics on drawing and editing polylines; entering text and text styles; and layers, linetype, and color are also considered. This publication likewise covers creating and using blocks, hatching and extracting information, dimensioning drawings, 3D visualization, and plotting a drawing. Other topics include saving and quitting a drawing, OSNAP drawing aids, measuring distance and area of objects, and sending a drawing to the plotter. This workbook is recommended for both professional and inexperienced AutoCad users.
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Mastering AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014

Autodesk Official Press

Author: Louisa Holland,Cyndy Davenport,Eric Chappell

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118791274

Category: Computers

Page: 1032

View: 3808

The complete, detailed reference and tutorial for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014 AutoCAD Civil 3D is the industry-leading civil engineering software, and this authoritative Autodesk Official Press book has been completely updated to offer you the latest tips, tricks, and techniques of this dynamic engineering program. Packed with new, real-world examples and practical tutorials, this book takes advantage of the authors' extensive experience and Civil 3D expertise, which allows them to share best practices and methods for creating, editing, displaying, labeling and presenting real-world civil engineering projects. Features a new, expanded section on advanced survey tools Offers in-depth, detailed coverage of surveying, points, alignments, surfaces, profiles, corridors, grading, LandXML and LDT Project Transfer, cross sections, pipe networks, visualization, sheets, and project management Includes valuable content to help prepare you for the Civil 3D certification exams as well as downloadable datasets Shares the most up-to-date topics and techniques of the real world to help prepare you for what you can expect This comprehensive reference and tutorial is essential reading for gaining a thorough understanding of the key concepts of this engineering software.
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AutoCAD 2017 Beginning and Intermediate

Author: M. Hamad

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781944534615

Category: Computers

Page: 800

View: 3240

This book is the most comprehensive book you will find on AutoCAD 2017 - 2D Drafting. Covering all of the 2D concepts, it uses both metric and imperial units to illustrate the myriad drawing and editing tools for this popular application. Use the companion CD to set up drawing exercises and projects and see all of the book's figures in color. AutoCAD 2017 Beginning and Intermediate includes over 100 exercises or "mini-workshops," that complete small projects from concept through actual plotting. Solving all of the workshops will simulate the creation of three projects (architectural and mechanical) from beginning to end, without overlooking any of the basic commands and functions in AutoCAD 2017. Features: *Designed for novice users of AutoCAD 2017. Most useful for "teach yourself" or instructor-led AutoCAD training in Level 1 or 2. No previous CAD experience is required *Accompanied by a CD featuring drawings, practice and finished plots, 4-color figures, etc. *Includes over 100 "mini-workshops" and hundreds of figures that complete small projects *Uses both English and metric units in examples, exercises, projects, and descriptions *Covers three full projects (metric and imperial) for architectural and mechanical designs *Helps you to prepare for the AutoCAD Certified Professional exam *Exercises available for use as a textbook On the Companion Disk: (Files also available for downloading from the publisher when purchased as an e-book ) *Drawing Exercises and Projects *Solutions to Exercises and Projects *All Images from the Text (including 4-color)
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AutoCAD 2013 For Dummies

Author: Bill Fane,David Byrnes

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118392175

Category: Computers

Page: 560

View: 3682

Bring your design vision to life with this full-color guide to AutoCAD 2013! Used by everyone from engineers and architects to interior designers and draftspeople, AutoCAD 2013 is the world’s leading 2D and 3D technical drawing program. But, with so many options and features available, finding your way around AutoCAD can be a challenge, even for experienced CAD professionals. AutoCAD 2013 For Dummies is here to help. You’ll learn to build a solid foundation for all your projects, use standard CAD techniques, get familiar with new tools and features, and start sharing your models and designs in no time with this easy-to-follow guide. Covers the latest AutoCAD features and techniques, including creating a basic layout, navigating the AutoCAD Ribbon, drawing and editing, working with dimensions, adding text, creating 3D models, and more Walks readers through setting up a drawing environment, applying visual styles, managing data across several drawings, and showcasing your designs to potential clients and customers Features full-color illustrations that mirror what you’ll see on your AutoCAD 2013 screens plus a companion website with downloadable drawing files so you can put your CAD skills to the test Whether you’re an AutoCAD amateur or a modeling master, AutoCAD 2013 For Dummies has something for you.
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Machine Drawing with AutoCAD

Author: Goutam Pohit

Publisher: Pearson Education India

ISBN: 9788131706770

Category: AutoCAD.

Page: 496

View: 9882

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Beginning AutoCAD 2007

Author: Robert McFarlane

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 0750683236

Category: Computers

Page: 378

View: 9777

Beginning AutoCAD 2007 is a course based on learning and practising the essentials of 2D drawing using AutoCAD. Bob McFarlane's hands-on approach is uniquely suited to independent learning and use on courses. The focus on 2D drawing in one book ensures the reader gets a thorough grounding in the subject, with a greater depth of coverage than tends to be available from general introductions to AutoCAD. As a result, this book provides a true, step-by-step, detailed exploration of the AutoCAD functions required at each stage of producing a 2D drawing - an approach often not found in the many software reference guides available. The emphasis on learning through doing makes this book ideal for anyone involved in engineering, construction or architecture - where the focus is on productivity and practical skills. The author has also matched the coverage to the requirements of City and Guilds, Edexcel (BTEC) and SQA syllabuses. The following new features in AutoCAD 2007 are covered in this book: * Create: Using enhanced commands and draughting tools to create all types of content * Manage: Using the Sheet Set Manager and Attribute Extraction to manage data and information * Produce: Using dynamic blocks, dynamic input and selection preview to increase productivity * Share: Using e-transmit, publish to the web and PDF files to share information Plus, a new companion website features AutoCAD files for selected activities for students to work with. The result is a useful refresher course for anyone using AutoCAD at this level, and those upgrading to the new software release. The course is also designed to be fully relevant to anyone using other recent releases, including AutoCAD 2006. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Bob McFarlane has been writing books on AutoCAD for over 10 years.
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Mastering AutoCAD 2002

Author: George Omura

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9780782140156

Category: Computers

Page: 1352

View: 1951

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AutoCAD and Its Applications Advanced 2017

Author: Terence M. Shumaker,David A. Madsen,Jeffrey A. Laurich,Craig P. Black,J. C. Malitzke

Publisher: Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher

ISBN: 9781631267376

Category: Architecture

Page: 592

View: 1364

AutoCAD and Its Applications-Advanced is a useful tool for both classroom instruction and independent study. The heavily illustrated text not only tells you how to use AutoCAD, it also shows you how to use AutoCAD. In addition to teaching AutoCAD, this text serves as a valuable resource once you begin a career in the drafting and design industry. Whether you are learning AutoCAD for the first time or updating your skills, this book is a must. AutoCAD and Its Applications-Advanced provides complete instruction in 3D drafting/modeling. The text includes detailed coverage of 3D coordinate systems; 3D viewing, and solid, surface, and mesh modeling. This text also presents thorough coverage of visual styles (shading), materials, lighting, rendering, and animation. Heavily illustrated to make learning easy. Step-by-step use of AutoCAD commands. Exercises on the companion website correlated to each chapter reinforce AutoCAD concepts. End-of-chapter review questions and drawing problems check comprehension.
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AutoCAD 2019

A Power Guide for Beginners and Intermediate Users

Author: CADArtifex,John Willis,Sandeep Dogra

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781722016807

Category:

Page: 554

View: 384

AutoCAD 2019: A Power Guide for Beginners and Intermediate Users textbook is designed for instructor-led courses as well as for self-paced learning. It is intended to help engineers, designers, and CAD operators interested in learning AutoCAD for creating engineering and architectural 2D drawings as well as 3D Models. This textbook is a great help for new AutoCAD users and a great teaching aid in a classroom setting. This textbook consists of 13 chapters, total 554 pages covering major workspaces of AutoCAD such as Drafting & Annotation and 3D Modeling. This textbook teaches you how to use AutoCAD software to create, edit, plot, and manage real world engineering and architectural 2D drawings as well as 3D Models. This textbook not only focuses on the usage of the tools/commands of AutoCAD but also on the concept of design. Every chapter of this book contains tutorials that instruct users step-by-step how to create mechanical designs and drawings with ease. Moreover, every chapter ends with hands-on test drives that allow the users of this textbook to experience themselves the ease-of-use and powerful capabilities of AutoCAD. Table of Contents: Chapter 1. Introduction to AutoCAD Chapter 2. Creating Drawings - I Chapter 3. Working with Drawing Aids and Layers Chapter 4. Creating Drawings - II Chapter 5. Modifying and Editing Drawings - I Chapter 6. Working with Dimensions and Dimensions Style Chapter 7. Editing Dimensions and Adding Text Chapter 8. Modifying and Editing Drawings - II Chapter 9. Hatching and Gradients Chapter 10. Working with Blocks and Xrefs Chapter 11. Working with Layouts Chapter 12. Printing and Plotting Chapter 13. Introducing 3D Basics and Creating 3D Models
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AutoCAD 2010 Tutorial

First Level, 2D Fundamentals

Author: Randy H. Shih

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781585034987

Category: Computers

Page: 400

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AutoCAD 2010 Tutorial - First Level: 2D Fundamentals contains a series of eleven tutorial style lessons designed to introduce students to AutoCAD 2010. The new improvements and key enhancements of the software are incorporated into the lessons. Students will learn to use the AutoCAD Heads-up DesignTM interface, which means the students will learn to focus on the design, not on the keyboard. This book also includes a multimedia DVD with video presentations of the tutorial exercises found in the text! AutoCAD 2010 Certified Associate Examination The content of AutoCAD 2010 Tutorial - First Level: 2D Fundamentals covers the performance tasks that have been identified by Autodesk as being included on the AutoCAD 2010 Certified Associate Examination. Special reference guides show students where the performance tasks are covered in the book. If you are teaching an introductory level AutoCAD course and you want to prepare your students for the AutoCAD 2010 Certified Associate Examination this is the only book that you need. If your students are not interested in the AutoCAD 2010 Certified Associate Examination you will know that your students will be studying the performance tasks that have been identified by Autodesk as important enough to include on the certification examination. Table of Contents AutoCAD Certified Associate Examination Reference Guide Introduction: Getting Started 1. AutoCAD Fundamentals 2. Basic Object Construction Tools 3. Geometric Construction and Editing Tools 4. Object Properties and Organization 5. Orthographic Views in Multiview Drawings 6. Basic Dimensioning and Notes 7. Templates and Plotting 8. Parametric Drawing Tools 9. Auxiliary Views and Editing with GRIPS 10. Section Views 11. Assembly Drawings and Blocks
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Engineering Graphics with AutoCAD 2017

Author: James D. Bethune

Publisher: Peachpit Press

ISBN: 0134507584

Category: Computers

Page: 840

View: 9954

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Engineering Graphics with AutoCAD 2017 teaches technical drawing using AutoCAD 2017 as its drawing instrument, complying with ANSI standards. Taking a step-by-step approach, it encourages students to work at their own pace and uses sample problems and illustrations to guide them through the powerful features of this drawing program. Nearly 150 exercise problems provide instructors with a variety of assignment material and students with an opportunity to develop their creativity and problem-solving capabilities. This book includes the following features: •Step-by-step format throughout the text allows students to work directly from the text to the screen and provides an excellent reference during and after the course. •Covers the latest in dynamic blocks, user interface improvements, and productivity enhancements. •Exercise, sample problems and projects appear in each chapter, providing examples of software capabilities and giving students an opportunity to apply their own knowledge to realistic design situations. Includes examples of how to create an animated assembly, apply dimension to a drawing, calculate shear and bending values, and more! •ANSI standards are discussed when appropriate, introducing students to the appropriate techniques and national standards. •Illustrations and sample problems provided in every chapter, supporting the step-by-step approach by illustrating how to use AutoCAD 2017 and its features to solve various design problems
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