ARC By default AutoCAD will draw an ARC through three selected points. Options can be set at the start and within the command.

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1 DFTG 1309 Final Review Notes I. Draw commands: LINE (draws a series of lines) Valid input: Pick button Cartesian coordinates Absolute (2,3) Relative rectangular Relative polar 2<45) Options: u (steps back one segment at a time) c (closes a polygon) CIRCLE Draw circle Prompt: Specify center point {enter} Radius (default) Options: D diameter Key-in distance 3P select or key-in three points 2P select or key-in two points TTR Osnap to two tangent points and key-in valid radius PLINE (set options) A line that can be drawn with a variety of features, while remaining a single object in a drawing file. Plines can be broken up by the use of the EXPLODE command. When they are EXPLODED, plines lose their set characteristics. ARC By default AutoCAD will draw an ARC through three selected points. Options can be set at the start and within the command. POLYGON ELLIPSE -key-in number of sides and if Inscribing or Circumscribing a circle. -select or key-in minor axis and major axis. XLINE [XL] -produces two directional, infinite length construction lines RAY - produces single directional, infinite length construction lines II. Setup and View Control Commands LIMITS (sets the drawing area for full scale drawing) Prompts: Specify lower left corner or [ON/OFF] <0.0000,0.0000>: Specify upper right corner < ,9.0000>: Valid input: Pick button Cartesian coordinates ZOOM Drawing display options Scroll button Roll center mouse wheel button to zoom in and out Depress center mouse wheel to PAN around drawing area 1

2 Real time (default) depress left (pick) button and hold. Moving mouse toward positive Cartesian quadrant zooms in. Moving mouse toward negative Cartesian quadrant zooms out. Window Select two points that window in the desired object to display within the full screen. Previous Displays the previous zoom or pan view All display the entire set limits and any objects outside drawing limits Extents display all drawing objects including objects outside drawing limits. Dynamic Calls up a dynamic zoom navigation tool, that allows the user to view an entire file and selecting zoom displays of varying sizes and locations Center allows user to select a center point of a zoom display. (follow the prompts at the command line) PAN Move drawing display laterally Scroll button Input base point and displacement LAYER [LA] -calls up the Layer properties manager UNITS -calls up the Units Dialogue Box. Set decimal units for engineering and metric drawings. Set units to feet and inches for architectural drawings. LTSCALE determine the scale ratio between the plot scale and the drawing actual size to obtain the LTSCALE setting. Example: A house plan will be plotted to the scale of: ¼ =1-0 (plot scale = actual size) This equation can also be stated in inch units as: ¼ =12 Factor the fraction to whole units to obtain a ratio relationship between plot scale and drawing full scale: 1 =48 or a ratio of 1:48 Use 48 as the benchmark scale factor for the correct appearance of drawing broken lines, annotation and dimension height. Note: If the plot scale changes, the LTSCALE has to be reset. The above assumes the Annotative settings are set off or 0. III. EDIT (Modify) COMMANDS ERASE TRIM -select objects to be removed and enter to confirm selection -requires an intersecting (coplanar), line object, not a block. 2

3 BREAK U UNDO REDO STRETCH OOPS MEASURE DIVIDE FILLET CHAMFER EXTEND -select removal points. Will accept a first point option. -Steps back one command sequence at a time. Within the line command, steps back one line segment at a time. -allows undo options for setting marks or to the beginning of the editing session. -Recovers the last U or Undo command. -requires crossing window selection. Select base point and stretch point. -recovers objects immediately after an ERASE Command -set segment length -divides line object into equal segments -select two lines. Allows setting of radius of fillet. R0 produces a corner. -will function as fillet, but with angular setting or chamfer distance. -requires a line object boundary IV. CAD PRODUCTION COMMANDS COPY -defaults to making multiple copies, as of AutoCAD MIRROR BHATCH ARRAY PEDIT MLINE OFFSET -select two point that define a fold line. -Hatch area must be fully enclosed. -select object(s) and set rectangular row and column distance, or center point, number, and rotation angle of polar arrays. -converts lines to plines. Edits plines. -produces custom multiple lines. -provide offset distance for line objects or select offset through point. V. ADVANCED PRODUCTION AND INQUIRY TOOL COMMANDS DIST ID AREA LIST - returns distance for two selected points. -returns x,y,z location of selected point. -returns area of selected points, selected polygon or circle objects. -returns object parameter settings (layer, color, linetype, etc) 3

4 SELECT BLOCK EXPLODE -select objects to place in a selection set for editing -combine objects for use at multiple locations in the same drawing file. Blocks should be created on layer 0, with color and linetype set to Bylayer. Blocks created with these settings will inherit the properties of the layer on which they are inserted. The default object snap point for blocks is INSert. -Returns blocks and dimensions to their line object geometry. Returns MTEXT to individual TEXT strings. VI. TEXT DRAWING ANNOTATION & DIMENSIONING -Produces text strings using keyboard and carriage return. The default object snap point for TEXT is INSert for each string. MTEXT STYLE -Produces text block using keyboard and carriage return. Includes options that are similar to a word processor. The default object snap point for MTEXT is INSert for the entire text block. calls up a dialogue box that allows for setting text fonts, text height, and text orientation. DDIM calls up the Dimension Style Manager DIM Set dimension mode Linear Continuous Aligned Baseline Leader Angular Dimensions are associative by default. Associative dimensions behave as single units and are dynamically updated when Stretched, Trimmed, EXtended, or SCaled. VII. THE AUTOCAD ENVIRONMENT AND FILE TYPES File types (format: filename.ext) Drawing file: filename.dwg Drawing back-up file: filename.bak Template file: Template.dwt Auto-saved file: filename.sv$ Web drawing files filename.dwf 4

5 AutoCAD Environment Drawing space (drawing editor) Command line window Toolbars Status Bar Coordinate Display Short-cut menu (cursor menu) Dynamic input display Palettes AutoCAD Workstation and CAD file management Drive designations: A:, C:, D:, etc. Subdirectories: \directoryname Input devices: Mouse (Right handed) Left button to select Right button to confirm selection, execute command Activate shortcut to access additional options. Keyboard Key in commands Toggles F1- Help F2- Text Screen F3- Osnap F7- Grid F8- Ortho F9- Snap Output devices: Monitor Plotter File Storage devices: Fixed hard drive Portable disks, Compact Disks, Flash cards Selection methods Auto Window (right-left) Auto Crossing (left-right) Pick (left button ) Window Crossing Last All Previous Advanced Fence CWpoly Wpoly 5

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