Activity 9 - Making a Stop Sign
Create a Stop Sign using LINE, OFFSET, MOVE and TRIM.
POLAR COORDINATES from activity #3
STOP - 4x file
Download and open "title-block-4x.dwg" ------------->
(This file is 4 times larger than the usual title-block file.)
Create the Stop Sign
OFFSETS to Use:
Once you finish the outside shape then:
Then, prepare to draw a rectangle for text:
offset the top-most line:
Now use Extend and Trim to make a nice rectangle.
And use Trim to clean up the inner edge lines.
Now, to start the letters
Now finish the shape using Offset and Trim.
Carry on from here using OFFSET and TRIM!
Save your work!
Credits: These activities were created by David Haney and/or created/modified by Brian Wilkins before being modified by Graham Rich. Many thanks to both David and Brian for sharing this work with us!
All AutoCAD Activities
|Activity||Name||Area of Learning|
|Activity 1||Title Block||Absolute Coordinates|
|Activity 2||Arrow||Relative Coordinates|
|Activity 3||Speaker Symbol||Polar Coordinates|
|Activity 4||Lines & Circle||Object Snaps|
|Activity 5a||Trim, Extend, Offset||Use Trim, Extend, Offset|
|Activity 5b & 5c||Select from 5a||Multi-Select with Mouse|
|Activity 6||Razor Blade||Mirrors, Snap to Quadrant, Snap to Center|
|Activity 7||Gear||Polar Array|
|Activity 8||Olympic Rings||Circles, Trim|
|Activity 9||Stop Sign||Offset, Polar Coordinates|
|Activity 10||House #1||Dimensions, Coordinates|
|Activity 11||Dartboard||Circles, Trim, Text|
|Activity 12||Canada Flag||Polar Coordinates, Offset, Trim, Extend, Dimensions|