Learn how to set up and use Dynamic Blocks with everyday CAD. This class will show the benefits and abilities of Dynamic Blocks, a newer, powerful feature of AutoCAD software. Dynamic Blocks provide the ability to customize the blocks individually, while still being able to edit the block as you would normally. This class will also discuss the benefits of annotative scaling in the drawing environment using AutoCAD software to automate your scaling and greatly decrease your time with manual annotation, dimensions, text, leaders, and blocks. These 2 newer features of AutoCAD software will increase productivity and decrease time spent on repetitive tasks.
- Learn how to implement Dynamic Blocks in everyday CAD
- Troubleshoot common issues related to Dynamic Blocks
- Learn how to eliminate the need for added layers and styles to accomplish manual annotating
- Learn how to reduce the time spent editing blocks and annotating objects
Adam Dirig is the owner and CAD manager of Dirig Design, Inc., which provides technical drawings for architectural millwork shops across the United States. Adam is an AutoCAD Certified Professional, and he has been using AutoCAD software since 2003. He holds a degree in woodworking and cabinetry, and he began his career as a cabinetmaker and transitioned to CAD designer and computer numerical control (CNC) programmer/operator before starting Dirig Design in 2009. He enjoys learning new technologies and strongly believes that using the most up-to-date software to its greatest potential can lead to an increasingly streamlined workflow, as well as to growth for his business and the businesses of those he serves. He enjoys teaching, and he will provide clear, practical knowledge of AutoCAD software’s lesser-known features that can greatly benefit the everyday user.