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Getting Started with DraftSight by João Santos

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Exercise 9.1

We are now documenting the mechanical project from the last chapter.

  1. Open the drawing PROJECT1-CH8.DWG.
  2. Activate the Dimensions layer.
  3. Applying the LINEARDIMENSION command (alias DLI), create the 100 dimension below the front view, marking the left and right endpoints and position the dimension line.
  4. Applying the same command, create all dimensions displayed in the following image. If necessary, move the text up a bit and, with grips, increase the length of the cutting plane line.
    Exercise 9.1
  5. Now, applying the CONTINUEDIMENSION command (alias DCO) complete all linear dimensions displayed in the following image. With a single command it is possible to ...

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