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Bill Fane


Bill Fane is a Cadalyst contributing editor, a registered professional engineer, and a retired instructor at the British Columbia Institute of Technology, where he taught mechanical design courses in AutoCAD, Mechanical Desktop, Inventor, SolidWorks, manufacturing processes, and design procedures. A self-admitted recovering doorknob designer, he has written more than 200 "Learning Curve" AutoCAD tutorials for Cadalyst magazine since 1986 and claims to be a close personal friend of Captain LearnCurve. If you have questions about commands, send him an e-mail him at bill(dot)fane(at)cadalyst(dot)com.


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AutoCAD 2006   1 May, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Autodesk retires the Command line.

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Learning Curve: Doing Text in Style   15 Apr, 2005
By: Bill Fane

The basics of AutoCAD's text styles and a few tips to save you a lot of drawing hassles.

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Learning Curve: Doing Text in Style   15 Apr, 2005
By: Bill Fane

The basics of AutoCAD's text styles and a few tips to save you a lot of drawing hassles.

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Learning Curve: Doing Text in Style   15 Apr, 2005
By: Bill Fane

The basics of AutoCAD's text styles and a few tips to save you a lot of drawing hassles.

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Learning Curve: Doing Text in Style   15 Apr, 2005
By: Bill Fane

The basics of AutoCAD's text styles and a few tips to save you a lot of drawing hassles.

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Learning Curve: Let's Get Out of Here!   15 Mar, 2005
By: Bill Fane

When and why -- and how -- to save an AutoCAD drawing in a different format.

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Learning Curve: Let's Get Out of Here!   15 Mar, 2005
By: Bill Fane

When and why -- and how -- to save an AutoCAD drawing in a different format.

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Learning Curve: Let's Get Out of Here!   15 Mar, 2005
By: Bill Fane

When and why -- and how -- to save an AutoCAD drawing in a different format.

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Learning Curve: Let's Get Out of Here!   15 Mar, 2005
By: Bill Fane

When and why -- and how -- to save an AutoCAD drawing in a different format.

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Pick an Object, Any Object   15 Feb, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Who says you have to get it right the first time? Harness the power of AutoCADs selection sets and change is easy.

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