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Introduction to AutoCAD 2013: A Modern Perspective

Introduction to AutoCAD 2013: A Modern Perspective

By: Jim Fitzgerald (author), Paul F. Richard (author)Paperback

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INTRODUCTION TO AUTOCAD 2013: A MODERN PERSPECTIVE 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.


Part One An Introduction to AutoCADCHAPTER 1 Introduction to AutoCAD CHAPTER 2 Quick Start Tutorial Part Two Drafting Skills:Drawing with AutoCADCHAPTER 3 Controlling the Drawing DisplayCHAPTER 4 Basic Drawing CommandsCHAPTER 5 Drawing Tools and Drafting SettingsCHAPTER 6 Managing Object Properties Part Three Understanding Editing Techniques: Basics Through AdvancedCHAPTER 7 Basic Editing TechniquesCHAPTER 8 Advanced Editing Techniques Part Four Working with Complex ObjectsCHAPTER 9 Drawing and Editing Complex ObjectsCHAPTER 10 Pattern Fills and Hatching Part Five Annotating DrawingsCHAPTER 11 Adding TextCHAPTER 12 Working with TablesCHAPTER 13 Dimensioning Drawings Part Six Outputting Your Work Part Six Outputting Your WorkCHAPTER 14 Managing Paper Space LayoutsCHAPTER 15 Plotting and Publishing Part Seven Advanced Drawing and Construction MethodsCHAPTER 16 Blocks and Block AttributesCHAPTER 17 Working with External ReferencesCHAPTER 18 Drawing Management Tools and Utilities APPENDIX A Drafting Standards OverviewAPPENDIX B Command ReferenceAPPENDIX C Command AliasesAPPENDIX D System VariablesAPPENDIX E Express ToolsGlossaryIndex

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780132954754
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 960
  • ID: 9780132954754
  • weight: 1790
  • ISBN10: 0132954753

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