Autodesk AutoCAD 2011: Fundamentals

Out of Print
Published July 21, 2010
430 Pages
ISBN: 978-1-58503-554-0


Key Features

  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD 2011
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Teaches you to use AutoCAD as a tool for mechanical drafting

In Detail

Autodesk AutoCAD 2011 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 2011 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 not only provides the necessary information to operate AutoCAD 2011 but also provides the skills 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. Text Tools
  12. Titleblocks and Templates
  13. Viewports and Layouts


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Product Details

Published July 21, 2010
430 Pages
Binding: Paperback
Printing: Black and White
Print ISBN: 978-1-58503-554-0 | ISBN 10: 1585035548
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Books > CAD > AutoCAD > 2011