Isolate or Hide Objects in a Drawing & Work Smarter in Autocad! – 2 Minute Tuesday

Hey Everybody, Brandon here back with another new video, in this weeks two minute tuesday, I go over how to use the isolate and hide object commands in autocad. These commands can help you work smarter and faster when drafting in busy and cluttered drawings, as well as help you to be more accurate in your drafting. The video shows you step by step how to hide, isolate and select […]

2 Tricks to Speed up your Layouts and Sheets in Two Minutes! – 2 Minute Tuesday

Hey Everybody, Brandon here back with another new video, in this weeks two minute tuesday, I go over 2 quick tricks that will help boost your productivity when creating and working with layouts. The video shows you how to quickly insert a new layout and template/title block into your drawing by using a .dwt that’s already been setup. The second trick I show you is how to automate your drawing […]

AutoCAD: How to Scale/Insert an Image for Digitizing or Reference! – 2 Minute Tutorial

Hey Everybody, Brandon here, back with a quick new 2 minute tuesday video! In todays video I go over a really common question I get here on the blog as well as in emails. How do I Insert an image in autocad and then scale it to use as a reference image or to trace from it? In todays video I answer this exact question with a walkthrough tutorial. This method […]

Save Time in AutoCAD With Custom Workspaces – 2 Minute Tuesday!

Hey Everybody! Brandon here, back with a new 2 minute Tuesday video! In todays video I go over a quick and easy way to boost your productivity and speed in AutoCAD. By using and creating a custom workspace in Autocad you can quickly switch how your workspaces is setup and laid out depending on the type of work you’re doing. This lets you always have all of your most used tools, […]

AutoCAD Block Tutorial: How to Make a Block Quick and Easy! – 2 Minute Tuesday

Hey Everybody, Brandon here, back with another new 2 minute tuesday video, crazy right, this is like 6 in a row!! In todays video I go over creating a block in two minutes (or roughly! hah maybe a few minutes long today, but I tried) Using the block command you can quickly and easily create a block of any objects you’d like to repeat or easily edit later in autocad. […]

How to Fix Zoom Extents & Missing Drawings Issue in Autocad! – 2 Minute Tuesday

Hey Everybody, Brandon here, back with a new 2 minute video! In todays video I go over a common issue and question I get about what happens when you zoom extents and all of your linework and drawing disapears! This issue in autocad when you zoom extents and your drawing disappears, is actually a pretty common one, and luckily it’s typically a really quick fix. Check out my go to […]

5 AutoCAD Commands You Need to Know in Two Minutes! – 2 Minute Tuesday

Hey Everybody, Brandon here. Back with another awesome Two Minute Tuesday video to help you become a more productive designer! I hope you had a great weekend and are getting into the week nicely. In case you missed the last update, my Wife, Son and I are currently embarking on our vacation, an epic road trip, heading from the west coast of Canada all the way down the California! I’ll be sure […]

AutoCAD Tutorial: Copy or Insert Objects from Xrefs – 2 Minute Tuesday!

Brandon here, Back with another awesome Two Minute Tuesday video to help you become a more productive designer! I hope you had a great weekend and are getting into the week nicely. I know I’m getting excited for friday already. On friday my Wife, Son and I are embarking on our vacations, a hopefully epic road trip, heading from the west coast of Canada all the way down the California, […]

AutoCAD Tip & Trick: Open Drawing Folder and Copy File Path Automatically – 2 Minute Tuesday!

Brandon here, back with a quick AutoCAD tutorial to help boost your drafting productivity! It’s officially fall now and the temperatures definitely been dropping fast here in Canada, had to winterize our boat yesterday which is always a sad day. But, on a positive note, My Wife, Son and I are leaving on a vacation next friday, a massive road trip, heading down the west coast to California from BC, Canada, […]