This modern text addresses advances in technology and introduces students to 2- dimensional drawing skills and commands using the current release of AutoCAD. It continuously builds on concepts covered in previous chapters, contains exercises combined with in-text notes, and offers examples that provide the how and why of AutoCAD fundamentals. Projects are included at the end of each chapter and provide hands-on experience creating various types of mechanical, architectural, civil and electrical drawings. 944 PAGES.
TABLE OF CONTENTS PART ONE: AN INTRODUCTION TO AUTOCAD 1. Introduction to AutoCAD 2. Quick Start PART TWO: DRAFTING SKILLS: DRAWING WITH AUTOCAD 3. Controlling the Drawing Display 4. Basic Drawing Commands 5. Drawing Tools and Drafting Settings 6. Managing Object Properties PART THREE: UNDERSTANDING EDITING TECHNIQUES: BASICS THROUGH ADVANCED 7. Basic Editing Techniques 8. Advanced Editing Techniques PART FOUR: WORKING WITH COMPLEX OBJECTS 9. Drawing and Editing Complex Objects 10. Pattern Fills and Hatching PART FIVE: ANNOTATING DRAWINGS 11. Adding Text 12. Working with Tables 13. Dimensioning Drawings PART SIX: OUTPUTTING YOUR WORK 14. Managing Paper Space Layouts 15. Plotting and Publishing PART SEVEN: ADVANCED DRAWING AND CONSTRUCTION METHODS 16. Blocks and Block Attributes 17. Working with External References 18. File Management Tools and Object Linking and Embedding
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