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Using the Fillet Command

The FILLET command lets you round off a corner formed by two lines. You control the radius of the curve, so if you set the curve’s radius to 0, the lines form a sharp corner (without a curve or arc). Thanks to this behavior of the FILLET command, it is …

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Using Relative Cartesian Coordinates Autocad

To begin drawing the box, use the drawing from the previous exercise. Alternatively, you can start a new drawing following steps 1–4 from the “Using the Line Tool” exercise earlier in this chapter. 1. If your drawing is already blank, jump to step 2. If you still have lines on …

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Using the Line Tool Autocad

The LINE command, essential to all AutoCAD drawings, is the first command you’ll explore as you construct the shape shown in Figure 2.1. Whenever you start a brand-new drawing in AutoCAD, it’s always best to take a step back and consider the object(s) you would like to construct. In thiscase, …

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Opening New Files

You can open new or existing files by using the New or Open button in the Quick Access toolbar. Existing drawings can also be opened by dragging them from a Windows Explorer window to the AutoCAD title bar NOT E AutoCAD 2015 uses the AutoCAD 2013 drawing (DWG) file format. This means that …

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