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Download XREF Tutorial book

By | June 11, 2016

Download XREF Tutorial book External  Reference  FilesOverview The  following  are  Xref  characteristics: – An external reference file is known as an “Xref”. – Current drawing contains only a “pointer”, the path and filename, to the Xref. – The current drawing does not increase much in size when it contains an Xref. – The Xref is reloaded each time… Read More »

Make tutorial rectangular section dynamic block in AutoCAD

By | July 21, 2014

Rectangular section is used the popular in the building drawing. It is used for beam, column, and foundation, pile section…in the architecture drawing or structural drawing. Due to be used many time in the workflow so that you need to create rectangular section dynamic bock. You can add library or save your template file. Its weak doesn’t use… Read More »

Alignment parameter tutorial dynamic block AutoCAD

By | July 4, 2014

You can add alignment parameter to dynamic block. Alignment parameter define grips that align the block reference to other geometry in your drawing. Alignment parameter does not define custom properties, cannot have associated actions, and always act on the entire block reference rather than on objects within the block. When adding an alignment parameter to a block definition,… Read More »

Array action tutorial in Dynamic Block AutoCAD

By | June 23, 2014

Next Dynamic Block AutoCAD tutorials. In the part, I continuous giving a tutorial to you about Array action in Dynamic Block AutoCAD. You array objects in your block by adding an array action to a linear, polar, or XY parameter. When associated with a linear and polar parameter the object are arrayed in one direction only. When you… Read More »

How to use Polar Sketch action in dynamic block AutoCAD

By | June 19, 2014

Continuously with dynamic block tutorial. In this series, you will be introduced How to use Polar Stretch action dynamic block AutoCAD. You create geometry that rotates while it stretches or moves using polar parameter and polar stretch action. Polar parameter define two custom properties measuring the distance and angle between the two points of the parameter. One of… Read More »

How to use Move action in dynamic block AutoCAD

By | June 17, 2014

Continuously with dynamic block tutorial. In this part, I will help you how to use Move action in dynamic block AutoCAD. You move dynamic block geometry using a Move action. You can associate a move action with a point, linear, XY, or polar parameter, and then define the geometry the move action acts upon. Whenever the associated parameter… Read More »

How to change base point in dynamic block AutoCAD

By | June 14, 2014

Base point is very important when you perform Insert command. Why do we add Basepoint parameter in dynamic block AutoCAD? and how to change base point in the block? You can see figures below. Now we can change this base point as following: Access Block editor interface > click on parameters palettes > select Basepoint parameter > click… Read More »

How to use rotate feature dynamic block in AutoCAD

By | June 11, 2014

Today I have a new challenge for you. I have a block but I want to rotate this block’s object. How to do? AutoCAD bring an important feature that rotate function in dynamic block. In this part, you will be introduced this feature by example. Step 1: Make a block Step 2: Define block Step 3: Add rotate… Read More »

Understanding dynamic block in AutoCAD

By | June 10, 2014

Parameters control the actions of Dynamic Blocks. Parameters of dynamic block enable you to move, scale, stretch, rotate, array and flip individual block geometry. Parameters define the feature of the block that you can change. For example, you might have a bolt block, which you can stretch to a total length of between 1 and 4 units. As… Read More »

Visibility feature dynamic block tutorial in AutoCAD

By | June 4, 2014

I have a new challenge for you. I have four types of doors such as left, right, inward and outward opened. I want to create a block to show four options. What do you do? Don’t worry. Beside Stretch, Flip action dynamic block, AutoCAD remain to give visibility feature. In this tutorial, you will be helped to use… Read More »