Chapter 6 Dimensions

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Learning Objectives

In this chapter we will introduce the first part of AutoCAD’s extensive dimensioning capabilities and discuss the following:

  • Linear (horizontal and vertical) dimensions

  • Aligned dimensions

  • Diameter dimensions

  • Radius dimensions

  • Angular dimensions

  • Continuous dimensions

  • Baseline dimensions

  • Leader and Multileader

  • Arc Length dimensions

  • Ordinate dimensions

  • Jogged dimensions

    • ddedit

    • ddim

  • Dimension units

  • Dimension font

  • Dimension arrowheads

  • Dimension overall size

At the end of this chapter you will be able to add dimensions to your floor plan.

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