Object snaps


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Object snaps

One thing is certain. We will never create a drawing by simply free-picking points on screen. If we want to draft accurately, we will need to know how to use AutoCAD's coordinate system to lock on to our geometry. I am going to open a drawing and I am going to our Open icon and we are going to come down to our Exercise Files folder, we will go into Chapter 5 and I am going to open up the number 2 drawing, Using OSNAPS. So I will highlight that guy and click Open to bring him up on screen. When I look at this drawing, I can see a finished version on the right and an almost finished version on the left. Our job throughout this session is to go through and finish each of the drawings.

Let's look at this guy first. If I want to finish this star shape, I am going to launch my Line command and it would be really nice if I knew what the coordinate of the end of that line was. Now I could look down in the lower left hand corner of my screen. I could check out the status bar, but I would only be...

Object snaps
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Object snaps provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2008 Essential Training

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