# How do I use oblique commands in AutoCAD?

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## How do you use oblique option to dimension?

Making dimensions oblique

1. On the ribbon, choose Annotate > Make Oblique (in Dimensions).
2. On the menu, choose Dimensions > Make Oblique.
3. On the Dimensioning toolbar, click the Make Oblique tool.
4. You can align the oblique angle if you don’t know the exact measurement. Use entity snaps to pick two points on the entity.

## What is the meaning of oblique drawing?

: a projective drawing of which the frontal lines are given in true proportions and relations and all others at suitable angles other than 90 degrees without regard to the rules of linear perspective.

## What are the problems with oblique projection?

Cons: objects can look distorted if careful choice not made about position of projection plane (e.g., circles become ellipses) lack of foreshortening (not realistic looking)

## Which osnap menu option can be used to locate a exact Centre point of a rectangle?

MIDPOINT – This is used to find the exact middle of any object that has a beginning and an end. All lines and arcs have a midpoint. (Circle have a center, not a midpoint.) This is also a good Osnap to have in running mode.

## How do you dimension a 3d drawing in Autocad?

Place dimension using UCS:

1. Go to Home Tab.
2. Hover to mouse to Coordinates panel.
3. Click on Origin UCS.
4. Place the UCS on the object face where the dimension needs to be added.
5. Go to Annotate Tab.
6. Click on Dimension.
7. Place the dimension where are needed.
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## How do you make dimensions?

Use the CREATE DIMENSION statement to create a dimension. A dimension defines a parent-child relationship between pairs of column sets, where all the columns of a column set must come from the same table. However, columns in one column set (called a level) can come from a different table than columns in another set.

## What is the full form of UCS in AutoCAD?

The user coordinate system (UCS) establishes the location and orientation of a movable Cartesian coordinate system. The UCS is an essential tool for many precision operations. The UCS defines. The horizontal and vertical directions used for features like Ortho mode, polar tracking, and object snap tracking.