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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.


Article
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.

Article
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.

Article
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.

Article
Playing with Polylines, Part 3   15 Jan, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Playing with Polylines, Part 3: Winding up our series, we look at how to modify polylines using AutoCAD's PolylineEdit command.

Article
Playing with Polylines, Part 3   15 Jan, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Playing with Polylines, Part 3: Winding up our series, we look at how to modify polylines using AutoCAD's PolylineEdit command.

Article
Playing with Polylines, Part 3   15 Jan, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Playing with Polylines, Part 3: Winding up our series, we look at how to modify polylines using AutoCAD's PolylineEdit command.

Article
Playing with Polylines, Part 3   15 Jan, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Playing with Polylines, Part 3: Winding up our series, we look at how to modify polylines using AutoCAD's PolylineEdit command.

Article
Vault 3 Locks Up Drawing Management   1 Jan, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Free tool provides basic file controls.

Article
Vault 3 Locks Up Drawing Management   1 Jan, 2005
By: Bill Fane

Free tool provides basic file controls.

Article
Playing with Polylines, Part 2   15 Dec, 2004
By: Bill Fane

The more you edit a pline, the more its appearance changes

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