WELCOME TO OUR RESOURCE TOOLS

We have written all these topics to help you further understand the Invention Process and what you can do to reduce mistake and keep costs low.

May 27, 2012

2D CAD

What is 2D CAD? When someone in design or engineering refers to 2D CAD, they generally refer to a drawing on a screen or paper that represents a 2 dimensional object or assembly. This means there is no depth represented (Z-axis). In Order for designers to illustrate a depth they usually add another view alongside the front or side view. 2D drawings are always presented in a line drawing format but may have some shaded view added. Why do you need it? 2D CAD drawings are generally produced to give dimensions to a part or assembly for the object to be […]