Joining elements together


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Joining elements together

Sometimes it can be easier to work with your line-work if you join it together. In this lesson we are going to look at the Pedit command. Pedit allows us to join entities into a single polyline. On my screen I have got some geometry that represents a simple part and I am just about finished with this drawing, in fact, the only thing I have left to do is trim up some line work. So I am going to launch the Trim command and then I will select all of the geometry as my cutting objects and I will right-click and I will trim these segments, these segments and these and I will hit Esc.

Now that I am finished with this part, let's take a closer look at the geometry. Notice that even though this line work represents a single part. AutoCAD is viewing it as a bunch of individual segments. Now I would like to join all of these entities together into a single polyline. To do that I will use the Pedit command. I am going to start by deselecting these entities and the pedit command is located in th...

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

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