Museum of Obsolete Drafting Technology

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Re: Museum of Obsolete Drafting Technology

Post by Greg_Lewis » Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:42 pm

I don't draw much at all. I usually just noodle it out in my head using the TLAR principle (That Looks About Right). But CAD is very handy for doing the math on things. Just draw it out and ask the software to give you the angles, etc. And for stuff that's mostly cosmetic you can print out a drawing and paste it on your raw stock and hack up to the lines.
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