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AutoCAD – 3d Modeling


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AutoCAD - 3d Modelling


This courseware provides a basic understanding of how to design and modify 3D models with AutoCAD®. Creating 3D models helps users better visualize and present designs that are created with CAD. This courseware introduces students to the fundamental concepts and workflows for creating 3D models with AutoCAD. Students explore how to create and modify both solid and surface models. Students also learn how to output 3D models from the CAD system to either paper or a distributable, electronic version. The concepts and practices taught will help students take their AutoCAD designs beyond 2D to the next dimension – 3D!


2 Days (9:30am – 4:30pm) Demonstration & Practical Exercises


Delegates should have a working knowledge of: The current or a previous release of AutoCAD, Creating and editing basic AutoCAD objects and Creating and working with Layouts.

Course Outline

3D Modeling

  • Introduction to 3D
  • Creating Solid Primitives
  • Creating Models from 2D Profiles
  • Creating Composite Solids
  • Working in 3D
  • Creating Models from Cross Sections

Editing Models

  • Adding Detail to Your Solid Models
  • Converting Objects
  • Editing Solid Models
  • Extracting Geometry from Solid Models
  • Changing the Model Position
  • Duplicating the Model
  • Getting Information from 3D Objects

Working Drawings and 3D Objects

  • Section a Solid Model and Generate 2D Geometry
  • Creating Drawings from 3D Models
  • Using Visual Styles
  • Using Cameras and Views
  • Navigating the Model
  • Using the Sun
  • Using Lights
  • Using Materials
  • Managing Materials
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