Join Jeff Bartels for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a custom scale, part of AutoCAD 2009: Annotation.
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The Annotation Scale List provides us with the most commonly used scales for…plotting. There will be times though when you will need a scale that doesn't…appear on the list.…In this lesson, we are going to learn how to create a custom scale. On my…screen, I have got a mechanical example. What we see is a part that's being…represented in a top-view and a section-view.…This drawing contains some annotative objects that are designed for multiple…viewports of different scales. We'll take a look at the layout that's…associated with this drawing. I'm going to come down and click my Quick View…Layouts tool. We'll select the Layout Preview and then we'll click on screen.…
Now, this layout contains two viewports. The one on the left is viewing my…geometry at a scale of two to one, and the one on the right is viewing a…portion of my geometry at a scale of four to one. Let's say we would like to…change the scale of this viewport to be five to one.…To do that, I'm going to select the viewport edge. I'm going to come down and…
- Understanding annotation settings
- Creating objects that size themselves to match plot scale
- Dividing multi-line text into columns
- Creating dynamic tables with Excel-like functionality
- Using "fields" to create automated labels
- Converting non-annotative objects to annotative
Skill Level Intermediate
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