Up and Running with AutoCAD 2012
2D and 3D Drawing and Modeling
- Elliot Gindis, President of Vertical Technologies Consulting and Design, an AutoCAD training firm
Gindis introduces AutoCAD with step by step instructions, stripping away complexities to begin working in AutoCAD immediately. All concepts are explained first in theory, and then shown in practice, helping the reader understand what it is they are doing and why, before they do it.Divided into three parts, the book covers beginning through advanced AutoCAD, including 3D features. Also included is an extensive Appendixfor each part, detailing additional useful CAD-related information not often foundin other text booksThe book contains supporting graphics (screen shots) and a summary with a self-test section at the end of each chapter. Also included are drawing examples and exercises, and two running âprojectsâ that the student works on as he/she progresses through the chapters .
Beginner through advanced users of AutoCAD. Architectural engineers, drafting, civil/construction engineers, mechanical engineers. Students taking drafting/engineering drawing courses in engineering and engineering technology programs.