Autocad 2D Mechanical Drawings

When it comes to 2D drawing software, the first thing that comes in our mind is AutoCAD. AutoCAD played an important role in popularising computer-aided design (CAD). Till today, when it comes to 2D drafting and architecture planning, AutoCAD holds the top position in the industry.

TIPS:
Use the snap feature to attach the entities properly.
If you are drawing a large part, you can enable the grid option.
Create BLOCKS for frequently used shapes.
If you are designing a sheetmetal part like the one on this page, you can use coordinate dimensioning instead of linear dimensioning.
Create your custom one letter shortcuts for frequently used commands.

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