AutoCAD LT 2012 Tutorial

Out of Print
Published June 30, 2011
320 Pages
ISBN: 978-1-58503-644-8


Key Features

  • Designed for the absolute beginning CAD user
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials to teach you drawing with AutoCAD LT
  • Starts with creating basic shapes and progresses to building 3D wirefame models and creating multiview drawing.
  • Designed to provide a strong foundation for learning more advanced feature-based parametric CAD packages.

In Detail

AutoCAD LT 2012 contains a series of ten tutorial style lessons designed to introduce students and professionals to AutoCAD LT 2012 and the aspects of computer aided drafting. The lessons proceed in a pedagogical fashion to guide you from constructing basic shapes to making multiview drawings and building three dimensional wireframe models. The new improvements and key enhancements of AutoCAD LT 2012 are incorporated into the lessons. This book takes a hands-on, exercise-intensive approach to all the important CAD techniques and concepts. The basic premise of this book is that the more designs you create using AutoCAD LT 2012, the better you learn the software. With this in mind each lesson introduces a new set of commands and concepts, building on previous lessons. AutoCAD LT 2012 Tutorial will establish a good basis for exploring and growing in the exciting field of computer aided engineering.

You will also learn to use:

  • AutoCAD Heads-up Design interface
  • AutoCAD Dynamic Input feature
  • AutoTrack feature
  • WYSIWYG Plotting feature
  • Named Plot Style feature
  • Layout Plotting

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Geometric Construction Basics
  3. 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. Auxiliary Views and Editing with GRIPS
  9. Section Views
  10. Assembly Drawings and AutoCAD Blocks
  11. 3D Wireframe Modeling

Product Details

Published June 30, 2011
320 Pages
Binding: Paperback
Printing: Black and White
Print ISBN: 978-1-58503-644-8 | ISBN 10: 1585036447
eBook ISBN: 978-1-63056-204-5
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Books > CAD > AutoCAD LT > 2012