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Ortho 3 Drawing

To complete the rectangle drawing do the following:

 

 

To complete the ortho3 drawing do the following:

  1. Open you rectangle drawing
  2. draw a diagonal line in the projection view going from the lower left to the upper right.
  3. delete all the top, front and side labels and all dimensions.

To Put in the diagonal and right angle lines on the drawing do the following:

 

  1. Ortho off
  2. line
  3. 1,3 <enter>
  4. 4,1.5 <enter>2x
  5. ortho on
  6. line
  7. 3,4.5
  8. cursor down
  9. .5 <enter>
  10. cursor right
  11. 2 <enter>
  12. cursor up
  13. .5 <enter> 2x
  14. line
  15. 7,2.5
  16. cursor left
  17. 1 <enter>
  18. cursor up
  19. 1 <enter>
  20. cursor right
  21. 1 <enter> 2x
  22. **this is where you put in the object lines, trim and other lines**
  23. ortho on
  24. line
  25. 3,5.5 <enter>
  26. cursor up
  27. 2 <enter> 2x
  28. line
  29. 5,7.5
  30. cursor down
  31. 2 <enter> 2x
  32. line
  33. 4,5.5 <enter>
  34. cursor up
  35. 2 <enter>2x
  36. select line drawn
  37. right click/ select properties from dropdown menu
  38. change line type from bylayer to hidden
  39. close dialog box
  40. hit esc key
  41. line
  42. 6,7.5 <enter>
  43. cursor down
  44. 2 <enter> 2x
  45. select line drawn
  46. change to a hidden line as you did in 36-39
  47. line
  48. 8,3.5
  49. cursor right
  50. 2 <enter>2x
  51. line
  52. 8,2.5
  53. cursor right
  54. 2<enter>2x
  55. line
  56. 8,4
  57. cursor right
  58. 2 <enter> 2x
  59. select line drawn
  60. change to a hidden line as you did in steps 36-39
  61. line
  62. 8,3
  63. cursor right
  64. 2 <enter> 2x
  65. select line drawn
  66. change to a hidden line as you did in steps 36-39
  67. ** do the following to trim out the slots and chamfer**
  68. trim
  69. select diagonal line in front view <enter>
  70. select lower right line below diagonal
  71. select bottom line before diagonal<enter>
  72. trim <enter>
  73. select the left and right vertical lines of the slot in the front view<enter>
  74. select the line between the two vertical lines on top of the front view<enter>
  75. trim
  76. select the two horizontal lines of the slot in the front view<enter>
  77. select the vertical line between the two lines you just selected on the right of the front view<enter>

 

To Put in the dimensions do the following:

  1. type in dimlinear <enter>
  2. type endpoint <enter>
  3. select lower right of the front view
  4. endpoint
  5. select where the slope meets the bottom of the front view
  6. move dimension line to ˝” below the box and click mouse.
  7. click on dimension created
  8. right click/ select precision/ 0.00 from drop down menu.
  9. repeat steps 1 through 6 selecting the following points:
    1. upper left corner of front view to where the slope starts on the left side of the front view.
    2. upper left corner to where the slot starts on the front view
    3. do this again for the other side of the slot to the upper right corner
  10. select text on left side of front view
  11. select dimension/align text/angle
  12. type in 90 <enter>
  13. Change date and title
  14. Save as ortho3.dwg
  15. plot to limits
  16. You’re done!
  17. Put it in your binder