- [Instructor] The whole point of drafting … is to show someone how to build the object … and how to build it repeatedly and consistently. … To do this, the backbone … of drafting is dimensioning. … There are many rules for drafting dimensions. … And while we won't get into proper dimensioning … technique here, I will explain how to use … the tools AutoCAD for Mac provides us … so that we can detail the pieces of our drawings. … To start, we can take a quick look … at the dimension tool panel here … under the drafting toolset. … One thing we want to look at is … the dimension style, which we can access … by clicking the icon here. … AutoCAD for Mac uses what are called … dimension styles to preset all of the variables … available to a dimension, like text size, … arrowheads, offsets, and so on. … To create our own style, we just click the plus, … choose which style we want to start with, … I'm just going to call this new style, … and click continue. … From here, we can see the tabs for all …
- 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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