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Getting Started with DraftSight by João Santos

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Exercise 3.1

We are starting to create a mechanical project with two views. This project will continue in upcoming chapters.

  1. With the NEW command, start a new drawing from the standardiso.dwt template.
  2. With the LINE command and the Ortho or Polar functions, draw the two views displayed in the following screenshot:
    Exercise 3.1
  3. Apply the OFFSET command three times: the first with a distance of 15 applied to the bottom line, the second 5 applied twice to the line created with the first offset, and the third 30 applied to exterior vertical lines.
    Exercise 3.1
  4. Apply the TRIM command ...

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