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Key points about this course

Duration : 3 Days
Course Fee : RM 3,899.00

HRD Corp Claimable Course

AutoCAD Mechanical

Virtual Class

Public Class

In House Training

Private Class

Course Overview

AutoCAD Mechanical training course teaches professional 2D mechanical design and drafting.

AutoCAD Mechanical engineering design software provides a design and drafting specifically for the manufacturing industry, within the familiar within AutoCAD environment. AutoCAD Mechanical simplifies and automates many common tasks, accelerating the mechanical CAD process resulting in significant productivity gains.

This AutoCAD Mechanical Essentials course teaches the key commands and techniques for professional 2D mechanical design and drafting using AutoCAD Mechanical.

Course Prerequisites

Delegates should be familiar with the fundamentals of standard AutoCAD.

Course Content

AutoCAD Mechanical design concepts

  • Interacting with the user interface


User interface

  • Common drawing setup


Mechanical layers and layer control

  • Layers
  • Layer control


Workflows for organising and creating drawing geometry

  • Structuring data in drawings
  • Reusing and editing structured data


Tools for creating key geometry

  • Core design tools
  • Designing with lines
  • Power snaps
  • Centre lines
  • Construction lines
  • Adding standard feature data for holes and slots


Tools for manipulating geometry

  • Editing tools
  • Power commands
  • Associative hide


Mechanical part generators

  • Standard parts
  • Chain/belt
  • Shaft generator
  • Standard shaft parts
  • Springs


Drawing sheets

  • Creating drawing sheets in model space
  • Model space views in layouts
  • Annotation views when using structure
  • Title blocks and drawing borders


Dimensioning and annotating your drawings

  • Annotation and annotation symbols
  • Creating dimensions
  • Editing dimensions
  • Hole charts and fits lists
  • Revision lists


Bill of materials, parts lists and balloons

  • Part references
  • Bill of materials
  • Inserting parts lists
  • Ballooning parts


Design calculations

  • Design calculations


Leveraging existing data

  • Library
  • DWG™ and IGES files
  • Inventor link


Mechanical options for the CAD manager

  • Standards-based design
  • Configure layer, text and symbol properties
  • Configure the annotation tools
  • Configure component properties, BOM, parts lists and balloons

  • Autocad Mechanical

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