AutoCAD 2000 Tutor for Engineering Graphics
This work is a tutorial based text that lets the reader learn AutoCAD 2000 software while also learning the basics of engineering design graphics. The text takes the reader from one-view engineering drawings to geometric constructions, multiview projections, 3D modelling, and solid modelling. Numerous tutorials follow traditional engineering drawing techniques and methods while teaching users how to utilize features and benefits of AutoCAD 2000 to achieve professional results. Sections of the text include units on Getting Started with AutoCAD, Engineering Design Topics, the AutoCAD Smart Design Environment, 3D Modelling, and Productivity/Customizing Techniques.
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- Mixed media product | 1072 pages
- 186.7 x 230.9 x 52.6mm | 2,036.65g
- 09 Oct 1999
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Delmar Cengage Learning
- Clifton Park, United States
Table of contents
Section I - AutoCAD Fundamentals, 1. Getting Started with AutoCAD, 2. Drawing Organization, 3. AutoCAD Display and Selection Operations, 4. Modify Commands, 5. Adding Text to Your Drawing, 6. Object Grips, 7. Changing the Properties of Objects, Section II, Engineering Design Graphics Topics, 8. Geometric Constructions, 9. Shape Description/Multiview Projection, 10. Drawing Layouts and Beginning Plotting, 11. Dimensioning Basics, 12. Dimension Style Manager, 13. Analyzing 2D Drawings, 14. Region Modeling Techniques, 15. Section Views, 16. Auxiliarly Views, 17. Isometric Drawings, Section III, The Smart Design Environment, 18. Block Creation and AutoCAD Design Center, 19. Advanced Blocks and Attributes, 20. External References and Image Files, 21. Advanced Drawing layout and Plotting, Section IV - 3D Modeling, 22. Wireframe/Surface Modeling Fundamentals, 23. Solid Modeling Fundamentals, 24. Editing Solid Models, 25. Creating Orthographic Views from a Solid Model, 26. Producing Photorealistic Renderings, Section V - Productivity and Customizing Techniques, 27. Productivity Techniques, 28. Creating Script Files and Slide Shows, 29. Customizing Toolbars, 30. An Introduction to Visual LISP, 31. AutoCAD and the Internet.