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helenalena posted Feb 23 '19 at 4:58 pm
Hello I enjoy this site a lot and learning about XRefs.
I am beginner in AutoCAD so i am not 100% sure if my cad setting dimensions and scale is correct, however it tells me that from downloaded files in lesson 4-7 - Xref files is a bed and it says the bed is wide 60cm. (??)
I tried to use different scales: 1:1, 1:20, 1:50,1:100 and it says the same. I use metric system.

Please what is
Octo_Elmo posted Jan 14 '19 at 6:16 pm

This website is fantastic, really helpful. The only query I have is with one of the quiz questions in level one.
The question is: How long is a line from 1,4 to 4,4?
The options are:

Can't easily tell from those coordinates,
4 units,
3 units.
I would have said 3 units but the answer is apparently 4 units? I've tried plotting those two coordinates and keep getting 3. Is thi
Nicholas posted Nov 12 '18 at 6:54 am
I have gone through your cad course and almost finished the level one.But i m find in difficult to put the dimensions which is in "mm" could u please help how to change the dimension for the given drawing.

Thanks ,

Gadgetmajor posted Apr 12 '18 at 11:51 am
When I have set a 'New' dimension saved and made current. I try to add dimensions either by clicking on 'Dimension' or typing in DIM and I am getting various instructions across where I want to put the 'click'. for example 'Set extension line origin to continue'. It means I cannot just click on a line. What am I doing wrong please?

dch1950 posted Dec 7 '17 at 7:18 am
I am not a CAD user , or in any way an expert user.
I make car seat covers for a vintage car - the Peugeot 205 GTi.
I have had the seat cover elements digitised using a digital table to create sets of patterns for a specific seat component (cushion,squab, front, rear etc.) in one dxf file. I say dxf , but it might be a dwg file - I can't tell the difference. I use Draftsight to look
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