AutoCAD 2000 Instructor

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McGraw-Hill, 2000 - AutoCAD. - 1152 pages
AutoCAD 2000 Instructor is intended for instructor-lead instruction and self-instruction in AutoCAD software. Developed from teaching techniques used in an authorized AutoCAD training center and in instruction for engineering colleges, the text covers all features and capabilities of AutoCAD. The volume is command-oriented so chapters are centered around groups of related commands, making the text effective as a reference tool.

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Contents

COMMAND TABLE INDEX
xxvi
INTRODUCTION
xlv
INTRODUCTION
xlvi
COMMAND ENTRY
12
CHAPTER
14
COMMAND ENTRY METHODS PRACTICE
19
GETTING STARTED
24
WORKING WITH FILES
25
DIMENSIONING
579
DIMENSIONING 2
585
DIMENSION STYLES AND DIMENSION VARIABLES 6
603
DIM
608
DIMENSIONING ISOMETRIC DRAWINGS
615
Dimension Variables
620
DIMENSIONING VARIABLES
628
Dimension Variables Table
646

WORKING WITH FILES
26
DRAW COMMAND CONCEPTS
41
DRAW COMMAND CONCEPTS
44
DRAWING CIRCLES USING THE FIVE
53
Using Polar Tracking and Direct Distance
61
SELECTION SETS
71
CHAPTER EXERCISES
77
HELPFUL COMMANDS
82
CHAPTER EXERCISES
85
BASIC DRAWING SETUP
96
OBJECT SNAP AND OBJECT
103
OBJECT SNAP AND OBJECT SNAP TRACKING 1
104
OSNAP SINGLE POINT SELECTION
112
OSNAP APPLICATIONS
120
DRAW COMMANDS I 1
131
MODIFY COMMANDS I I
140
MODIFY COMMANDS 1
149
CHAPTER EXERCISES
164
MODIFY COMMANDS II
171
CHAPTER EXERCISES
186
VIEWING COMMANDS 1
192
CHAPTER EXERCISES
208
LAYERS AND OBJECT PROPERTIES 7
214
DRAW COMMANDS II 2
217
MODIFY COMMANDS III 2
230
CHAPTER 13
236
USING AND CREATING TEMPLATE
242
PRINTING AND PLOTTING
251
TABLES OF LIMITS SETTINGS
263
Examples for Plotting to Scale
269
CHAPTER EXERCISES
276
CONCEPTS
310
CHAPTER EXERCISES
336
INQUIRY COMMANDS
343
INQUIRY COMMANDS 2
348
CREATING AND EDITING TEXT
353
CREATING AND EDITING TEXT 2
370
EDITING TEXT
371
CHAPTER EXERCISES
379
PAPER SPACE LAYOUTS AND VIEWPORTS 2
384
ADVANCED SELECTION SETS
421
ADVANCED SELECTION SETS
432
Groups Examples
437
BLOCKS AND AutoCAD DesignCenter
443
BLOCKS AND AUTOCAD DESIGNCENTER
450
To Insert a Block Using DesignCenter
464
BLOCK ATTRIBUTES
471
REDEFINING ATTRIBUTES
484
BLOCK ATTRIBUTES
494
GRIP EDITING
497
GRIP EDITING
500
GRIPS SETTINGS
505
MULTIVIEW DRAWING I
511
Realignment of Views Using Polar Snap
517
GUIDELINES FOR CREATING A TYPICAL
523
PICTORIAL DRAWINGS
531
CHAPTER EXERCISES
542
PICTORIAL DRAWINGS f 26 SECTION VIEWS
550
EDITING HATCH PATTERNS
557
AUXILIARY VIEWS 2
565
Using Setup Wizards and Template Drawings
657
Creating Dimension Styles
663
XREFERENCES
669
OBJECT LINKING
711
COPYCLIP
717
OLESCALE
724
XREFERENCES t 31 OBJECT LINKING AND EMBEDDING OLE 1
726
ATTACHING RASTER IMAGES
734
ATTACHING RASTER IMAGES AND IMPORTING VECTOR FILES
740
PLOT STYLES
755
PLOT STYLES AND ADVANCED LAYOUTS
770
3D MODELING BASICS
779
COORDINATE SYSTEMS
788
3D MODELING BASICS
794
3D DISPLAY AND VIEWING
795
3D DISPLAY AND VIEWING 1
806
CHAPTER EXERCISES
819
USER COORDINATE SYSTEMS
825
USER COORDINATE SYSTEMS
834
WIREFRAME MODELING
843
WIREFRAME MODELING
844
COMMANDS
858
CONCEPTS
864
COMMANDS FOR MOVING SOLIDS
876
SOLID MODELING CONSTRUCTION
878
BOOLEAN OPERATION COMMANDS
887
DESIGN EFFICIENCY
894
CHAPTER EXERCISES
906
ADVANCED SOLIDS FEATURES
915
ANALYZING SOLID MODELS
919
ADVANCED SOLIDS FEATURES
922
SURFACE MODELING
927
SURFACE MODELING 5
930
CREATING GEOMETRICALLY DEFINED
935
SURFACE MODELING PRIMITIVES
950
RENDERING
957
RENDERING 5
961
CREATING A BACKGROUND
963
CREATING LIGHTS FOR THE MODEL
971
Nezu Spotlight and Modify Spotlight Dialog
977
New Standard Material and Modify Standard
984
Create New Wood Material Dialog Box
986
Render Dialog Box
996
SAVING PRINTING AND REPLAYING
1004
CREATING 2D DRAWINGS
1013
CREATING 2D DRAWINGS FROM 3D MODELS
1018
USING SOLPROF WITH AutoCAD SOLID
1027
MISCELLANEOUS
1035
THE GEOMETRY CALCULATOR
1051
THE OPTIONS DIALOG BOX
1060
MISCELLANEOUS COMMANDS AND FEATURES
1064
CHAPTER EXERCISES
1070
BASIC CUSTOMIZATION
1076
Using the Flyout Properties Dialog Box
1082
APPENDICES
1093
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1106
BUTTOMS AND SPECIAL
1136
EXERCISE INDEX
1151
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