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Objects in Space

When is Objects in Space Covered?

Objects in Space using AutoCAD is introduced in ENGR112 during Class 21.1*

*Explaination of Class numbering System


Class 21.1: Objects in Space
EXTRUDE a region to form a basic solid
Use VPOINT to establish pictorial views of an object
  List the ordered triplets which give the standard orthographic viewpoints and the isometric viewpoints
Explain why it is not possible to generate an oblique view of a 3D object in AutoCAD

Class Agenda

Class 21.1: Objects in Space
Team exercise
Lecture material on creating 3D objects in AutoCAD and other AutoCAD commands
Pair exercise
  Lecture material on layouts and model space
HW assignment

Why is Objects in Space Important?

Using AutoCAD to create 3D Objects in Space is a fast and efficient way to develop pictorial and assembly drawings. Engineers use the EXTRUDE and REVOLVE commands to create a symetrical 3D model from a 2D drawing.

  • Class 21.1 Powerpoint

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