Standard CAD details have been an interesting topic among companies for many years. Some companies have established vast and very organized detail libraries, and some companies have no standard detail library at all and simply grab details from previous projects. Regardless of what method a company utilizes to file their details, quick and easy access to your details is very important. The AutoCAD-based products incorporate palettes that provide a really nice way of accessing standard details very quickly and controlling the way they are placed into a drawing.
Using palettes to access standard details eliminates users from using the Insert command and then browsing to the desired detail. This article will describe the basics of using palettes for organizing your details for easy access. Continue reading