Training Details

Training Dates: 
Monday, May 1, 2017
Hours: 
9:00am – 4:30pm
Length: 
1 Day
Cost: 
$350
Prerequisites: 
Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2013/2014/2015 Level I...or...6-12 months continuous Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2013/2014/2015 experience
Level: 
Intermediate / Advanced
Who Can Benefit From This Class: 
Experienced Autodesk® AutoCAD® users who need to learn about the 3D tools in Autodesk® AutoCAD®
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This one-day class will introduce you to the techniques required to visualize, create, and manipulate three-dimensional (3D) entities in AutoCAD®.  You will develop an understanding of the 3D drawing environment and learn to create 3D entities using multiple methods.  This class is focused on the modeling aspect of 3D geometry and does not cover materials, lighting, and rendering.  A knowledge of basic AutoCAD commands and techniques is required.

Introduction to 3D

The 3D Modeling Workspace
Types of 3D Models
Navigating and Displaying 3D Models
Orbiting your 3D Model

Generating 3D Models from 2D Geometry

Choosing a Model Creation Method
Polysoilds
Extrude and Presspull
Revolves and Sweeps
Lofts

Creating 3D Geometry

Working with Soild Primitives
Union, Substract, and Intersect 
Checking Interference
Introduction to Surface and Mesh Modeling
Introduction to Working with Point Clouds

Working in 3D

Cartesian Coordinate System
Changing the Coordinate System Dynamically
Changing the Model Position
View Cube and Steering Wheels
 

Editing Models

Fillet and Chamfer
Slice
Group Editing
Face Editing

Model Documentation

Using View Creation Tools
Using Section Creation Tools
Introduction to Point Cloud Importation

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This class comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, provides AIA/CES Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s), and each student receives a certificate of accomplishment.
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