AutoCAD for Architecture: Release 13

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Autodesk Press, 1997 - Computers - 882 pages
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This complete and practical guide introduces AutoCAD Release 13 2D commands as they relate specifically to architectural drafting and construction drawings. Using a highly visual approach that enhances the learning process, it offers concise, step-by-step explanations of all AutoCAD R13 commands. This is an ideal reference for architects, engineers, and draftsmen who are already acquainted with Release 12 and want to update their skills.

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Chapter 2Software and Storage
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About the author (1997)

A prolific author and respected instructor, Alan Jefferis has taught drafting technology at Clackamas Community College, an Authorized AutoCAD Training Center, for more than 31 years. Prior to that, Mr. Jefferis taught for four years at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham, Oregon. He brings a wealth of professional experience to his writing, including eight years of drafting for structural engineers and 35 years of residential designing. Mr. Jefferis is currently the principal owner of Residential Designs, a design firm specializing in custom, energy-efficient homes. He is a former Autodesk Developer Network member and a former member of the A.I.B.D. Mr. Jefferis obtained his B.S. degree from San Diego State University in 1972 and has authored or co-authored numerous textbooks on architectural drafting and design and effectively working with AutoCAD.

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