CAD Books

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Introduction to AutoCAD 2021 for Civil Engineering Applications

Available September 7, 2020
800 pages
  • Combines the theory of engineering graphics and the use of AutoCAD 2021
  • Designed specifically for civil engineering students
  • Uses clearly defined objectives and step-by-step instructions
  • This edition features fully revised application problems

AutoCAD 2021 Tutorial Second Level 3D Modeling

Available August 17, 2020
400 pages
  • Designed for users who want to learn 3D modeling using AutoCAD 2021
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials that progress with each chapter
  • Learn to create wireframe models, 3D surface models, 3D solid models, multiview drawings and 3D renderings
  • This edition features a new chapter on advanced surface modeling

Tools for Design Using AutoCAD 2021 and Autodesk Inventor 2021

Available August 14, 2020
650 pages
  • Designed for students that want to learn AutoCAD and Inventor 2021 and are completely new to CAD
  • Covers 2D drawing, 3D modeling, assembly modeling, freehand sketching and finite element analysis
  • Uses step-by-step instructions throughout the book
  • Includes three assembly projects using three popular robot kits

Creo Parametric 7.0 Advanced Tutorial

Available August 12, 2020
250 pages
  • Uses concise, individual, step-by-step tutorials
  • Covers the most important advanced features, commands, and functions of Creo Parametric
  • Explains not only how but also why commands are used
  • Contains an ongoing project throughout the book

Autodesk 3ds Max 2021 Fundamentals

Available August 11, 2020
By ASCENT
700 pages
  • Designed for users completely new to 3ds Max
  • Uses real world tasks encountered in everyday use
  • Geared towards professionals in Architecture, Interior Design, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Product Design industries
  • Covers modeling, assembling files, materials, lighting, rendering and animation
  • Thorough coverage of tools teaches you to take full advantage of Autodesk 3ds Max

Autodesk Revit 2021 Structure Fundamentals

Available August 10, 2020
By ASCENT
650 pages
  • Teaches you Building Information Modeling (BIM) with Autodesk Revit
  • Shows you how to create, document and print parametric models
  • Takes you through the basics of a full structural project
  • Covers many different building types
  • Prepares you for the Autodesk Revit Structure Certification exam

Designing with Creo Parametric 7.0

Available August 7, 2020
550 pages
  • Focuses on applying Creo Parametric as a design tool
  • Design intent is referenced and used throughout the book
  • Uses graphically rich step-by-step tutorials throughout the text
  • Contains extensive chapters on dimensioning and engineering drawings
  • Includes an introduction to Creo Simulate

Learning Autodesk Inventor 2021

Available August 7, 2020
500 pages
  • Teaches beginners how to use Autodesk Inventor with easy to understand tutorials
  • Features a simple robot design used as a project throughout the book
  • Covers modeling, gear creation, linkage analysis, assemblies, simulations and 3D animation
  • Available with an optional robot kit

Autodesk Revit 2021 Architecture Basics

Available August 3, 2020
700 pages
  • Designed for anyone who wants to learn 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Filled with helpful tips and tricks throughout the book
  • Will help you design buildings faster, more easily and more beautifully

Creo Parametric 7.0 Tutorial

Available July 31, 2020
400 pages
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials designed for novice users
  • Explains not only how but also why commands are used
  • Covers part and assembly creation, creating engineering drawings and parametric solid modeling

Autodesk Civil 3D 2021 Fundamentals

Available July 31, 2020
By ASCENT
700 pages
  • Designed for readers with no prior Autodesk Civil 3D experience
  • Covers the core tasks and common workflows of Autodesk Civil 3D
  • Learn to create and analyze surfaces, model road corridors, perform takeoff and volume calculations, lay out pipe networks and much more

Parametric Modeling with Creo Parametric 7.0

Available July 29, 2020
550 pages
  • Covers solid modeling and parametric modeling with Creo Parametric 7.0
  • Guides you from creating basic shapes to building intelligent solid models and multi-view drawings
  • Uses a hands-on, exercise intensive, tutorial style approach
  • Includes coverage of Creo Animation, advanced assembly modeling, and sheet metal design
  • Contains a chapter on 3D printing

Autodesk AutoCAD 2021 Fundamentals

Available July 29, 2020
600 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD 2021
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Teaches you to use AutoCAD as a tool for drafting and design

Virtual Machining Using CAMWorks 2020

Available July 16, 2020
200 pages
  • Teaches you how to prevent problems, reduce manufacturing costs, shorten production time, and improve estimating
  • Designed for users new to CAMWorks with basic knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Covers the core concepts and most frequently used commands in CAMWorks
  • Incorporates cutter location data verification by reviewing the generated G-codes

Autodesk Inventor 2021 and Engineering Graphics

Available July 8, 2020
680 pages
  • Teaches you the principles of both engineering graphics and Autodesk Inventor 2021
  • Uses step by step tutorials that cover the most common features of Autodesk Inventor
  • Includes a chapter on stress analysis
  • Prepares you for the Autodesk Inventor Certified User Exam

Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2021 Instruction

Available July 6, 2020
950 pages
  • Covers both engineering graphics and AutoCAD 2021
  • Each book includes videos, audio lectures, interactive quizzes and more
  • Numerous exercises are used throughout the book to reinforce key concepts
  • Includes hand sketching exercises

Autodesk Revit 2021 Architectural Command Reference

Available July 1, 2020
758 pages
  • Comprehensive coverage of Autodesk Revit’s commands and features
  • Includes access to nearly 100 video tutorials
  • Contains expert user tips and tricks throughout the book
  • Essential desk reference for users of all levels
  • Organized in the same way the Revit user interface is presented

Machining Simulation Using SOLIDWORKS CAM 2020

Available July 1, 2020
300 pages
  • Teaches you how to prevent problems, reduce manufacturing costs, shorten production time, and improve estimating
  • Covers the core concepts and most frequently used commands in SOLIDWORKS CAM
  • Designed for users new to SOLIDWORKS CAM with basic knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Incorporates cutter location data verification by reviewing the generated G-codes
  • Includes a chapter on third-party CAM Modules

Principles and Practice An Integrated Approach to Engineering Graphics and AutoCAD 2021

Available June 30, 2020
606 pages
  • Unifies engineering graphics with AutoCAD 2021 instruction into one book
  • Uses a tutorial style with numerous exercises and review questions
  • Designed for classroom use
  • Covers the AutoCAD Certified User Exam

Design Workbook Using SOLIDWORKS 2020

Available June 30, 2020
300 pages
  • This edition features many new enhancements using SOLIDWORKS 2020
  • An exercise-based workbook using step-by-step tutorials teaches you to use SOLIDWORKS 2020
  • Designed for use in undergraduate engineering and pre-college courses
  • Covers modeling, finite element analysis, assembly modeling, kinematic simulation, rapid prototyping and projecting engineering drawings
  • Incorporates the principles of engineering graphics into lessons
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