FCW will hold an introduction to CAD using Draftsight on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 from 11AM until 2PM. Draftsight is a 2D CAD package produced by Dassault Systemes, the producer of Solid Works. Draftsight is free to download and use and is available for Windows, Linux, and Macs.
The class will be taught by Ross and will cover the user interface, coordinate system, draw and edit commands, and best practices. Emphasis will be placed on using CAD to create drawings for CNC applications.
Participants should bring their own computers and have Draftsight already installed. Draftsight may be downloaded from
http://www.3ds.com/products-services/draftsight-cad-software/free-download/ Registration is required for the free download. A mouse is highly desired.
The class is free and open to the public.