Friday, 16 March 2012

How to draw 2d spring in autocad

step 1. :
helix in command line

step 2:
specify the center point of base of the spring your going to draw
step 3:
specify the base radius or Diameter of the spring
step 4:
specify the top radius of spring.. it'll same value unless your spring is of conical shape

step 5:
specify height of the spring

step 6:
to see the spring you have drawn in isometric views.. type 3d orbit
and enter..
now rotate the drawing with help of your mouse..

Enjoy... :)


  1. I'm trying to make a cup in Solidworks. it looks like a soild plastic cup. I need it to be colorless and transparent plastic. any ideas?. No, I firgured that out. You enable a Plug-in in solidworks called Photoworks. There, you can play with the picture and then click on Rendering under photoworks and save the picture of the transculent object you now have..

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