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Emilian Popa DraftSight Design Manual 2012
- 1 -Lesson 3Basic DimensioningWhen you complete this lesson, you will be able to:-
Create two drawings with custom layer properties-
Use absolute coordinates the command prompt and status bar-
Modify DimensionStyles and precision-
Edit Dimensions and Dimension text-
Measure and rotate an Aligned Dimension-
Apply the Move and Pattern Modify commands-
Insert , Modify, and Create a Pattern of CenterMarks-
Apply the Linear, DimensionStyle, Angulat, Radius, Aligned, DimensionEdit, DimensionTextEdit,Ordinate, Continue, and CenterMark Dimension commands-
Reset the Coordinate SystemBasic DimensioningDuring this lesson , you will rename a drawing, modify an existing drawing and apply Dimensions usingabsolute coordinates in the Command prompt and the graphics area.In the first drawing you will:-
Open an existing drawing from Lesson 1 (Lesson 1-3)-
Apply the Save As command and rename it Lesson 3-1-
Create a new layer called Dimension with custom properties-
Apply the DimensionStyle command and the Linear command to create a linear horizontal andvertical Dimension the Dimension layer.-
Modify the precision of the two Dimensions
Emilian Popa DraftSight Design Manual 2012
- 2 --
Apply the Angular command to create an 80 degree Angular Dimension-
Apply the Aligned command to create an Aligned Dimension on the top right angular Line-
Apply the DimensionEdit command to modify the 60.00 Linear Dimension to the WIDTH text-
Measure the Aligned Dimension angle.-
Apply the DimensionTextEdit command to rotate the 50.00 Aligned Dimension text match theangle of an entity.-
Reset the coordinate system (CS) from the default position.-
Apply the Ordinate command to apply Dimensions on the top entity.
Emilian Popa DraftSight Design Manual 2012
- 3 -In the second drawing you will:-
Open an existing drawing from Lesson 2 (Lesson 2-2)-
Create a new layer called Annotations with custom properties.-
Apply the DimensionStyle command to set properties.-
Modify the default CenterMark size-
Apply the CenterMark command and insert CenterMarks on the Annotations layer in thedrawing.-
Apply the Pattern command to create a pattern of CenterMarks.-
Apply the Radius command to create a Radius Dimension.-
Modify the default precision setting.

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