Erasing elements


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Erasing elements

Left Let's face it. You are never going to keep all of the line work that you create in AutoCAD. Along the way you may create some sketch lines, your design may change. you may even make a couple of mistakes. In this lesson, we are going to learn how to erase unwanted entities. On my screen I have got an abstract object, technically speaking this is a double-nine domino. Let's say I would like to convert this to a double five. To do that, I am going to have to erase some of these circles. One way to erase unwanted entities is by clicking and selecting them first and then pressing the Delete key. Another way to erase entities is by using AutoCAD's Erase tool.

Erase is located in the Modify panel of the Ribbon. I am going to click the icon right here. Now, I can select the objects I would like to erase and when I am finished, I will hit Enter. I am going to zoom-out a little bit. We will pan the drawing over. Let's center this geometry on screen. Let's pretend we are design...

Erasing elements
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Erasing elements provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2011 Essential Training

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CAD
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