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How to cycle commands

As a new or experience CAD user, you might found that GstarCAD has a lot of commands. Not to mention changing the system variables. Some (well, many…) of them have to be activated from command line.

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Dynamic Door Sample

-Previously we have created a dynamic Wall and Column that can be stretched perfectly.

-Now what we want to achieve is a dynamic door with different sizes to choose.

-We can design a door like this according to wall thickness.

-Immediately we draw a rectangle as shown.

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Dynamic Column Sample

-Previously we have created a dynamic wall that can be stretched both ends.

-Now what we want to achieve is a dynamic column with different sizes.

-We can draw a column similar like this with concrete as hatch pattern.

-If we execute “Wipeout” command and set its frame visibility “Off”

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Dynamic Wall Sample

-Today we will learn how to create a dynamic wall with adjustable length.

-First, open the “Layer Properties” dialog box.

-Then create 3 layers as shown.

-Draw the wall according to the dimensions and layers shown.

-We need to add a brick pattern to the wall with “Hatch” command.

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Array Action

-We already created a dynamic block with Value List.

-What about if we add more chairs to the table through Array Action.

-Select the block, do right -click mouse and select the “Block Editor” option from the menu.

-Today let’s perform “Array Action” from linear parameter.

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Value List

-We already created a dynamic block with visibility states.

-What about if we define different lengths of the table through value list.

-Select the block do right-click mouse and select the “Block Editor” option from the menu.

-Today let’s perform “Value List” from linear parameter.

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Visibility States

-We already created a dynamic block with Linear parameter and stretch action.

-What about if we show and hide the chairs of our dynamic block.

-Select the block, do right -click mouse and select the “Block Editor” option from the menu.

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LINEAR PARAMETER AND STRETCH ACTION

-Let’s create a dynamic block to fit our drawing requirements.

-For example, we will convert this table set into a dynamic block.

-First, execute the block command.

-Select “Pick point” button and pick a point on the drawing to specify the base of the block.

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