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AutoCAD Workbook for Architects and Engineers

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ISBN-10: 140518096X

ISBN-13: 9781405180962

Edition: 2008

Authors: Shannon R. Kyles

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A practical, step-by-step guide for architecture and engineering students using AutoCAD. It offers the basics on how to produce a variety of drawings and drawing types with a wide variety of commands and sequences.
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Book details

List price: $52.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/9/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 296
Size: 8.25" wide x 11.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

3D and Views
Generating 3D Models
Viewpoints or VPORTS
Orientating Views Within VPORTS
3D Icons
Entering X, Y and Z Coordinates
Exercise
User Coordinate System
The UCS Command
UCS World
Saving and Restoring UCS
The UCS Icon
The UCS and Views
Exercise
3DFACE, Hide, and Shade with 3D Autotracking
Generating 3D Images
3DFACE
The EDGE Command
The HIDE Command
The SHADE Command
Rendering
Auto Tracking
Exercises
Thickness, ELEVation, and 3DShapes
The ELEVation Command
The Thickness Command
Changing Existing ELEVation and Thickness
VPOINT, VPORTS and VIEW
3D Surfaces
Exercises
Surfacing
Sufaces in a CAD Environment
Surface Display
3D Polyline Meshes
Rulesurf
Surface of Revolution or REVSURF
Tabulated Surfaces or TABSURF
Edge Surfaces or EDGESURF
Exercises
Three-Dimensional Solids
What Are Solids?
Creating Solid Objects
Modifying Solid Objects
Filleting and Chamfering Solids
Exercises
Revolving, Extruding and Mass Properties of 3D Solids
The REVOLVE Command
The EXTRUDE Command
The SECTION Command
The SLICE Command
Mass Properties
The MASSPORP Command
Exercises
Editing Solids and 3D Objects
The 3DARRAY Command
The MIRROR3D Command
The ROTATE3D Command
MOVE and COPY in 3D
Exercises
Preparing 3D Objects for Drawings
AutoCAD’s Model Space
Using DVIEW Options
3D Orbit
3D Dimensioning
Exercises
Paper Space for 2 Dimensional Drawings
Paper Space
Accessing Paper Sapce
Scaling Views Within a Drawing
LAYERs within Viewports
The VPLAYER Command
Dimensioning in Paper Space
AutoCAD’s Template Drawings
Exercises
Paper Space, Model Space and 3D Drawings
Model Space and Paper Space
Paper Space
Tilemode
MVIEW
Entering the Title Block
Scaling Views Within a Drawing
Locking the Zoom Factor Within a Viewport
Dimensioning with the views
Exercises
Creating Attributes
Introduction
Attributes for Title Blocks and Notations
Defining the Attributes
Editing Attribute Definitions
Displaying Attributes
Creating Attributes for Data Extraction
Exercises
Editing and Extracting Attributes
Editing Attributes Attached to Blocks
Editing Attributes
Data Extraction
Exercises
POINTS, DIVIDE, MEASURE, INQUIRY, and Trouble Shooting
Point Display or PDMODE Options
Using DIVIDA and MEASURE
Inquiry Commands
Exercises
Advanced Blocking, Dynamic Blocks, and Xrefs
Advanced Blocking
Xrefs or External Reference Files
The XBIND Command
Dynamic Blocks
Exercises