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AutoCAD 2015 and AutoCAD LT 2015: No Experience Required: Autodesk Official Press by Donnie Gladfelter

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Chapter 4 Developing Drawing Strategies: Part 1

Assuming that you have worked your way through the first three chapters, you have now successfully drawn a shape (Chapter 2, “Learning Basic Commands to Get Started”) as well as the outer wall lines of a cabin (Chapter 3, “Setting Up a Drawing”). From here, you’ll develop a floor plan for the cabin.

In this chapter, you’ll focus on gaining a feel for the strategy of drawing in the Autodesk® AutoCAD® program and on solving drawing problems that arise while laying out a floor plan. As you work your way through this chapter, you’ll make the walls, cut doorway openings, and draw the doors. In the next chapter, you’ll add steps and two decks, and you’ll place fixtures and appliances in the bathroom ...

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