Saturday, 7 June 2014

AUTOCAD TUTORIAL: Chapter 2 Introduction Of 2D Drawing Tool >Rectangle Tool

AutoCAD has a wide library of commands. There are many commands which used to drawing any type of drawing. Today i am going to tell you about various method to drawing rectangle in AutoCAD.

Rectangle:

short key: REC

In the AutoCAD there are two methods to draw rectangle.

1. Actual coordinate method:

In this method is used if we now the actual diagonal coordinate of the rectangle. In this method we follow these steps.
  • Choosing the rectangle tool from the quick access drawing toolbar or by short key REC.
  • Now enter the coordinate of the first corner of the diagonal by x,y.
  • Then again enter the coordinate of the end corner of the diagonal by x,y.
Example:
Draw a rectangle which have diagonal coordinate (2,3)  and (6,6).
Solution:
REC enter
2,3 enter
6,6 enter
AUTOCAD TUTORIAL: Chapter 2 Introduction Of 2D Drawing Tool >Rectangle Tool

2. Length-height method

This method is used when we know the length and height of the rectangle. In this method follow these steps.
  • Choose the rectangle tool from the quick access drawing toolbar or by short key REC.
  • Now select a random point on the drawing area by clicking the mouse or by using coordinate.
  • Then enter the height and width of the rectangle by @ length, height.
Example:
Draw a rectangle of length 8 and height 5.
Solution:
REC enter
Select a point by mouse click.
@8,5 enter
AUTOCAD TUTORIAL: Chapter 2 Introduction Of 2D Drawing Tool >Rectangle Tool

3. By using fillet option:

This method is used when we want to draw a rectangle of given height and length by have round corner of some radius. In this method follow these steps.
  • Choosing the rectangle tool from the quick access drawing toolbar or by short key REC.
  • Now press F to select fillet command.
  • Then specified fillet radius by enter the radius.
  • After it select a point on the drawing area by simply clicking the mouse.
  • After enter the height and length of the rectangle by @length, height.
Example:
Draw a rectangle of height 8 and length 14 and have a radius of corner 2.
Solution:
REC enter
F enter
2 enter
Select a point on drawing area by simple mouse clicking.
@14,8 enter
AUTOCAD TUTORIAL: Chapter 2 Introduction Of 2D Drawing Tool >Rectangle Tool

4. By using width option:

This option is used when we know the width of the rectangle. In this option follow these steps.
  • Choosing the rectangle tool from the quick access drawing toolbar or by short key REC.
  • Now press W to select fillet command.
  • Then specified line width by enter the width.
  • After it select a point on the drawing area by simply clicking the mouse.
  • After enter the height and length of the rectangle by @length, height.
Example:
Draw a rectangle which of length= 6 and height= 2 witch has width of 0.5
Solution:
REC enter
W enter
.5 enter
Select a point on drawing area by simple mouse clicking.
@6,2 enter
AUTOCAD TUTORIAL: Chapter 2 Introduction Of 2D Drawing Tool >Rectangle Tool

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