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Solid Modeling AutoCAD Tutorials

Interpreting 3D Models from Formalized 2D Drawings - creating formalized drawing of mansard roof in AutoCAD 2007, producing 3D model with help of AutoLISP routine, Alexander Yampolsky, upFront.eZine, Sep 2, 2014

AutoCAD 2013: 3D Modeling Basics - Extract Edges and Surface Sweep  - creating, modifying 3D models, Brooke Godfrey, YouTube, Aug 2, 2013

AutoCAD 2013 3D Solids - Holes and Features Subtractions - Tom Singer, You Tube, Dec 8, 2012

Creating 3D Street Art Using AutoCAD - creating 3D model of LEGO mini-figure, defining SKEWSHOT command, Kean Walmsley, Through the Interface, Aug 6, 2012

Taking Another Look at 3D - solid view, solid draw, solid profile commands for generating 2D working drawings from 3D model, Bill Fane, Cadalyst, Mar 22, 2012

Solid Modeling Primitives, Pt 7 - We are Drawing Torus - TORUS command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 25, 2011

Solid Modeling Primitives, Pt 6 - We are Drawing Wedge - WEDGE command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 18, 2011

Solid Modeling Primitives, Pt 5 - We Are Drawing Pyramid - PYRAMID command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 12, 2011

Solid Modeling Primitives, Pt 4 - We are Drawing Sphere - SPHERE command in AutoCAD, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 11, 2011

Solid Modeling Primitives, Pt 2 - We're Drawing CYLINDER - CYLINDER command in AutoCAD, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 5, 2011

Solid Modeling Primitives, Pt 3 - We are Drawing Cone - CONE command in AutoCAD, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 6, 2011

Solid Modeling Primitives, Pt 1: We are Drawing a Box - BOX command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 4, 2011

Drawing Grandstand with Polar Array - drawing grandstand benches, columns, lifting tribune to 3D, columns, adding roof in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, June 14, 2011

3D Spiral Stairs Drawing Application - drawing of 2D step, bringing stairs to right size, generating 3D stairs in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, May 26, 2011

Drawing a Pyramid with Solid Modeling - 2 methods to draw pyramid using PYRAMID command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, May 5, 2011

Generate 2D Output from 3D AutoCAD Models in Flash - 3D tools in AutoCAD evolve, fastest way of producing 2D working drawings is to generate them from 3D solid models, Bill Fane, Cadalyst, Feb 23, 2011

Filleting Surfaces in AutoCAD 2011 - create a constant-radius fillet between two existing surfaces, modify its radius, Heidi Hewett, AutoCAD Insider, Dec 10, 2010

Creating 3D Sections Using SECTIONPLANE Command - AutoCAD tutorial, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Nov 11, 2010

Vertical Sections Using SECTIONPLANE Command - AutoCAD tutorial, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Nov 9, 2010

Copying the Edges of a Solid Model With the SOLIDEDIT Command - AutoCAD tutorial, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Nov 3, 2010 

Place Text on a 3D Solid - text appearing as if painted on surface, shareaec.com, Aug 9, 2010

Editing Solids Without Command Input - using GRIPS, STRETCH, SCALE, MOVE mode, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 20, 2010

         Listing Area Properties of Solid Surfaces - solid modeling, using SUBTRACT, LIST commands, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, June 30, 2010

System Variables Affecting the Display of 3D Solid Models - wireframe view, using HIDE, REGEN, _PLANESURF, SHADEMODE, SHADE, _VIEWRES commands, Muharrem Kocyigit , Daily AutoCAD, June 30, 2010

Advanced Solid Modeling with LOFT Command - creating 3D entities, drawing helix, spiral possible with LOFT command, Erhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, May 6, 2010

3D Design from Concept to Completion in AutoCAD, Pt 1 exclusive video or audio - creating, editing solid primitive objects, smooth mesh objects, constraining editing operations to select axis, planes, limit editing operations to specific sub-objects, Heidi Hewett, Autodesk University 2009

3D Design from Concept to Completion in AutoCAD, Pt 2 exclusive video or audio - creating smooth free-form shapes with new mesh tools, tips for navigating, visualizing AutoCAD model, Heidi Hewett, Autodesk University 2009

Creating and Editing 3D Solids, Surfaces, and Meshes in AutoCAD 2010 exclusive video or audio - exploring fundamental uses of user coordinate system flexibility, sweeps, lofts, PressPull, helix, solids, surfaces, meshes, gizmos for editing, JC Malitzke, Autodesk University 2009

Fun with Multi-Touch and Alias Sketch for AutoCAD - modeling simple mesh in model space; using Alias Sketch's Canvas Browser palette, Kean Walmsley, Through the Interface, Feb 17, 2010

TIPniques: A Closer Look at AutoCAD 3D Features - setting workspace, create solid using single command, nonstandard shapes, Brian Benton, AUGI, Oct 31, 2008 requires free registration

Quick 3D Gear Drawing Using Solid Modeling - very simple spur gear, Murat Saraldi, Daily AutoCAD, Sep 2, 2008

System Variables Affecting the Display of 3D Solid Models - understanding DISPSILH, ISOLINES, FACETRES, FACETRATIO system variables in AutoCAD, Muharrem Kocyigit, Daily AutoCAD, Aug 20, 2008

Draw a 3D Threaded Bolt - create a carriage bolt using AutoCAD solid modeling, Ellen Finkelstein, June 2008

3D Modeling 16: Understanding UCS - UCS icon in 3D modeling in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, May 12, 2008

3D Modeling 15: Cut Your Model Using SLICE Command - Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Mar 3, 2008

3D Modeling 14: Easy Way of Getting a Section From a 3D Model - using SECTION command, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Feb 21, 2008

3D Modeling Application: Drawing a 3D Chain - working in isometric view of AutoCAD, drawing and extruding chain link, Ahmet Odabas, Daily AutoCAD, Feb 5, 2008

3D Modeling Application: Drawing a 3D Rim - simple tutorial makes a wheel using AutoCAD solids, Ahmet Odabas, Daily AutoCAD, Jan 10, 2008

3D Modeling 13: Getting 3D Wireframe From a Solid Using XEDGES Command - Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Jan 3, 2008

3D Modeling 12: Getting 2D View From a Solid Model by FLATSHOT Command - creating projection for 3D gasket in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Dec 17, 2007

3D Modeling 11: CHAMFER in 3D - chamfering corners of 3D entities using CHAMFER command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 22, 2007

3D Modeling 10: FILLET in 3D - using FILLET command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Oct 17, 2007

AutoCAD 3D Settings DISPSILH,SURFU,SURFV - controlling display of 3D solid objects' edges and setting surface density, JTB World, Sep 19, 2007

3D Modeling 9: LOFT - creating a solid using two closed curves in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, Aug 22, 2007

3D Modeling 8: Using SWEEP Command - drawing a spiral spring using SWEEP command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, August 2, 2007

3D Modeling 7: EXTRUDE - extruding a closed 2DPOLYLINE entity in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 27, 2007

3D Modeling 5: POLYSOLID - drawing a 3D wall using POLYSOLID command in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 20, 2007

3D Modeling 6: Using REVOLVE Command - drawing the POLYLINE entity and then using REVOLVE command to create 3D solid model in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 23, 2007

3D Modeling 4: Positioning Entities - using MOVE command to make a solid of entities in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 19, 2007

3D Modeling 3: Using UNION and SUBTRACT Commands - using a box solid in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 18, 2007

3D Modeling 1: Introduction - creating the working environment for 3D modeling in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 12, 2007

3D Modeling 2: Primitives - knowing about primitive shapes used in 3D solid modeling, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, July 13, 2007

Drawing a Bolt with Solid Modeling - creating 3D model of a screw with hexagonal head in AutoCAD, Burak Ozdemir, Daily AutoCAD, July 3, 2007

A Solid Modeling Application: Gasket Drawing - using a technical drawing to create a 3D part in AutoCAD, Orhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, May 14, 2007

Advanced Solid Modeling in AutoCAD 2007: HELIX and SWEEP - drawing a basic screw using HELIX and SWEEP commands, Erhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, March 16, 2007

Advanced Solid Modeling in AutoCAD 2007: LOFT - creating 3D entities, Erhan Toker, Daily AutoCAD, March 15, 2007

Creating Cylindrical Solids with REVOLVE Command - using cross-sectional view of the shape and an axis to draw cylindrical solids in AutoCAD, Murat Saraldi, Daily AutoCAD, January 26, 2007

Slicing a Cake - using the Slice command in AutoCAD to cut a plate joint into pieces, Mohmed Zuber Shaikh, AUGI, August 2006 (requires free registration)

Back to Basics: Entering 3D Coordinates - tutorial on cartesian, cylindrical, spherical and world coordinates, Mohmed Zuber Shaikh, AUGI, July 2006 (requires free registration)

Applying 2D Commands to 3D Solids - applying AutoCAD 2D commands efficiently for copying, mirroring, arraying and inserting blocks in 3D solid modeling, Mohmed Zuber Shaikh, AUGI, June 2006 (requires free registration)

WCS & UCS in 3D Solid Modeling - understanding 3D coordination systems involving WCS, UCS, elevation and XY plane in AutoCAD, Mohmed Zuber Shaikh, AUGI, May 2006 (may require free registration)

Solview, Soldraw, Massprop AutoCAD Tutorial - how to get mass properties from a solid and create a basic print of a 3D solid model that can be used to manufacture a part, Learn CAD Fast, February 22, 2005 (requires free registration)

Modelling with AutoCAD 2004 - the new book by Bob McFarlane covers everything about modeling in AutoCAD, from creating a 3D wireframe to surface and solid model creation, John Virata, DigitalCAD, September 7, 2004

Taking a Step into the World of 3D - this course teaches you how to create, manipulate and display solids in AutoCAD 2002, Autodesk University presentation, December 3, 2002

AutoCAD Boolean Operations - union, subtract and intersect commands from myCADsite.com

Back to 2D - SOLPROF, SOLVIEW and SOLDRAW commands work with AutoCAD solids to make 2D views, John Wilson, CADENCE, January 2001

Making Screw Threads with Autodesk - If You Must - using AutoCAD solids to make realistic screw threads, tutorial by Jim Patrick

Surfaces and Solids - surface modeling tools in AutoCAD Mechanical Desktop, John Wilson, CADENCE

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