For freshman-level courses in Computer-Aided Design, and for sophomore-level courses in Electro-Mechanical Design, Technical Illustration, Architectural Drafting, Civil Drafting, and Electronic Drafting. This versatile text can be used to teach AutoCAD in both lecture and self-paced classes, and is suitable for a wide range of different CAD courses. Application chapters make the book suitable for advanced classes. Unlike other texts-which teach isolated commands-this text enables students to relate commands to producing drawings, presenting topics in the order in which they are actually used. Numerous drawing, plotting and modeling exercises are provided throughout.
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This textbook provides step-by-step instructions for creating engineering and architectural drawings with the AutoCAD program. An advanced section covers 3D commands and modeling. The 2002 edition adds new plotting techniques and Internet features. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (bookneFrom the Back Cover:
The AutoCAD ® Book: Drawing, Modeling, and Applications Using AutoCAD ® 2002 provides a hands-on approach to concepts of AutoCAD® 2002, allowing the users to start drawing early on in the text. The text begins with an introduction to the basic concepts of AutoCAD®, its on-screen appearance and interface, and ways to solve common problems. It then moves from basic AutoCAD® commands to advanced 3-Dimensional activities. The text ends with a series of application chapters, with activities for architectural, civil, electronic, and electromechanical drawing and for technical illustrating.
The text includes the following features to help users learn, practice, and master AutoCAD® skills:
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Book Description Peachpit Press, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130940739