Introduction: Making a Virtual Drawing With Software
This is for beginners (otherwise more attention to detail would have been incorporated).
I am using the example of a Wheels Base Plate.
Step 1: Step One
Begin by loading up your Inventor Software.
Step 2: Step Two
In the "Get Started" tab, Select New.
Step 3: Step Three
Under Templates, Select English, and then under Drawing, "ANSI (in).dwg will be the drawing file to select. When selected, click Create to establish.
Step 4: Step Four
Under Drawing 1, right click on Sheet:1 to then click "Edit Sheet".
Step 5: Step Five
In the new window, under Size will be a drop down box where you will select size B rather than D. Select OK when done.
Step 6: Step Six
Under Place Views tab, select Base to choose the previously modeled part you wish to model.
Step 7: Step Seven
Select "open an existing file", select your desired file, and click Open.
Step 8: Step Eight
Scale the part to better fit the page (while keeping in mind that you will need additional space for three additional views).
Step 9: Step Nine
Click and drag the object to its first position (being a frontal view).
Step 10: Step Ten
Glide your cursor from the object over and click to establish its additional side view.
Step 11: Step Eleven
Again, glide cursor from the first view up and and then click to establish that view (Top view).
Step 12: Step Twelve
For this last view (isometric view), glide your cursor between your two other views and click to finalize.
Step 13: Step Thirteen
Press OK on the open window and finalize all views.
Step 14: Step Fourteen
Right click on the isometric view drawing view and and click edit view.
Step 15: Step Fifteen
Under the Style section, select the shaded button command, and then click OK.
Step 16: Step Sixteen
Under the Annotate tab, Select Text command.
Step 17: Step Seventeen
Move your cursor down to the title box in the bottom right and click to prompt text box.
Step 18: Step Eighteen
Type in the title you want that pertains to the part you're modeling and then select OK.
*Keep in mind that you can also add an additional text box explaining your organization and/or your name in the box above the title box.
Step 19: Step Nineteen
Under the File tab, save the drawing to desired place.
Step 20: Step Twenty
For the purpose of sharing this work virtually, under the File tab, select Export, and then PDF. Select save in the promoting window do desired location.