Symbols


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Symbols

Each discipline of drafting has its own unique symbology and sometimes we need to incorporate the special symbols into our text. Let's look at where we can go to find these extra characters that we don't typically see on our keyboard. I'm going to click Open. I'm going to work on our road closure detail a little bit more. I want to go into the Chapter 11 folder located within our Exercise Files directory and I'm going to come down and select drawing number 7, the Road Closure Detail drawing. I will highlight him and we will click Open to bring him up on screen.

Now, I'm almost finished with this drawing. I just want to add a couple of symbols. I would like to add a center line symbol right at the end of this center line. Let me zoom in. The center line symbol is a standard symbol used in civil engineering drafting. Now, to add symbols to our drawing, I'm going to do that through the MTEXT command. So I'm going to come down to my draw toolbar and click the Multi-Line T...

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

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