Autodesk AutoCAD 2009: Fundamentals

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Published March 24, 2008
508 Pages
ISBN: 978-1-58503-435-2


Autodesk AutoCAD 2009 Fundamentals is designed to be used during instructor led training in a eight week course. It is an introductory level textbook intended for new AutoCAD users. This book covers all the fundamental skills necessary for effectively using AutoCAD and will provide a strong foundation for advancement.

This textbook applies the use of AutoCAD as it pertains to mechanical drafting. Knowing how to draw a line in AutoCAD is not the same as understanding which line type is required when creating technical drawings. This text provides the necessary information on how to use AutoCAD as a tool to work proficiently as a mechanical drafter or designer.

Table of Contents

  1. The AutoCAD Environment
  2. View Commands
  3. Drawing Lines
  4. Toolbars and Profiles
  5. Draw Commands
  6. Modify Commands
  7. Selecting Objects
  8. Object Properties
  9. Drafting Settings and Object Snaps
  10. Dimensions
  11. Titleblocks and Templates
  12. Viewports and Layouts


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