Chapter 05

Altering Objects

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Of all CAD design tasks, editing objects is most common. Editing is something you will be required to do nearly every time you draw whether as the result of design changes or just the standard practice of creating more complex objects from simple ones.

Objectives

After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Change the length of objects using the Trim and Extend commands.
  • Create parallel and offset geometry in your drawing by using the Offset command.
  • Use the Join command to combine multiple objects into a single object.
  • Break objects into two or more independent objects.
  • Apply a radius corner to two objects ...

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