# How does AutoCAD calculate weight?

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## How does AutoCAD calculate part weight?

how to calculate weight in auto cad

1. RABINDRA KUMAR 21 Nov, 2017 03:12 PM. go to manu bar then go to tools then go to inquiry then go to area.
2. RABINDRA KUMAR 21 Nov, 2017 03:15 PM. in short cut command AA enter O enter then select the part then show in area.

## How is steel calculated in AutoCAD?

How to Calculate The Weight of Steel Bars

1. The Formula is, D²L/162.
2. Example :-
3. W = D²L/162.
4. If we wish in ton.
5. = 0.158 ton.
6. W = D²L/162.

## How do you hide in CAD?

Select the objects that you want to hide. Click . Tip: You can also use the icon in the drawing window status to hide objects.

## What does Regen do in AutoCAD?

Regenerates the drawing from within the current viewport. REGEN regenerates the drawing with the following effects: Recomputes the locations and visibility for all objects in the current viewport.

## What is Hatch command AutoCAD?

The Hatch command in AutoCAD is used to fill patterns inside an enclosed area. The patterns are hatched, gradient, and solid fill. The gradient patterns are defined as a smooth transition between two colors. The Hatch Pattern Scale signifies the spacing between the lines in a particular pattern. …

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## How do I calculate how much steel I need?

Longitudinal steels

1. Compute total length of longitudinal bars which equal to the column height plus laps for footing multiply number of longitudinal bars.
2. Convert that length into kilograms or Tons. This can be done by multiplying cross section area of steel by its total length by density of steel which 7850 kg/m3

## How do you hide lines in CAD?

To hide lines in layout views

1. Select the viewport in which you want to apply hidden lines.
2. Click Window menu > Properties Inspector.
3. On the Properties Inspector, Misc area, Shade Plot list, select Hidden.

## What does Nurbs stand for Autocad?

NURBS, Non-Uniform Rational B-Splines, are mathematical representations of 3D geometry that can accurately describe any shape from a simple 2D line, circle, arc, or curve to the most complex 3D organic free-form surface or solid.

## What is Selectioncycling?

Controls the display options associated with overlapping objects and selection cycling. … When SELECTIONCYCLING is set to a negative value, selection cycling is turned off, but the setting is stored.