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Introduction, Drawing Instruments and their uses, Layout of the Software, standard tool bar / menus, navigational tools. Co-ordinate system and reference planes. Creation of 2 dimensional environment. Selection of drawing size and scale. Commands and Dimensioning.

Orthographic Projections: Introduction, Planes of projection, reference line. Projection of points in all the four quadrants. Projection of straight lines, Projection of Plane Surfaces, and Projection of Solids in first angle projection system.

Text Books

  1. Bhat N. D. and Panchal V. M, “Engineering Drawing Plane and Solid Geometry”, 42e, Charoatar Publishing House, 2010


  • James D. Bethune, “Engineering Graphics with AutoCAD”, Pearson Education, 2014
  • K. R. Gopalakrishna, “Engineering Drawing”, 2014, Subhas Publications
  • Narayan K. L. and Kannaiah P, Engineering Drawing, SciTech Publications, 2003

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