- [Instructor] There are many dimension tools … and the ones you will use will depend on … what it is that you're dimensioning. … Let's start with some basic tools, … mainly Linear and Circular Dimensions, … which are found, here, … under the dimension panel on the drafting tool set. … We'll start with Linear Dimension, here … and most of these dimension tools require to pick … two points and that's what it's going to give you … the dimension between. … So, in this case, I'll choose my endpoint here, … and then, my endpoint here, … drag, and click to place the dimension. … We can hit return to activate the last command again, … and I'll pick another two points, … namely this one here, … and this one here. … Drag my cursor up, … and place my dimension. … Note that the linear dimension tool only gives you … the X or the Y dimension … between the two points that you select. … So the horizontal or the vertical dimension … between the two points. … If you need the exact distance between two points …
- Accessing the palettes
- File type basics
- Editing polylines
- Modifying tools
- Controlling layers
- Creating blocks
- Working with external references
- Creating styles
- Formatting text
Skill Level Beginner
AutoCAD for Mac: Using Dynamic Blockswith Shaun Bryant1h 45m Intermediate
1. The Interface
2. Working with Files
3. Basic Geometry
5. Advanced Objects
9. 3D Basics
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