Category Archives: Autocad Tutorials

Learn key concepts of structural engineering for just $ 20

Interested in structural engineering? Do you have the know-how but don’t have the knowledge to land the job of your dreams? You don’t have to go back to school to advance in the industry. With the right course load and a little discipline, you can become an engineering pro from the comfort of your home […]

Learning from a mega-fire: Officials recap East Troublesome Fire and what it learned in Grand County

The disturbing eastern fire burned above Granby on the night of October 21. The growth of the wildfire triggered a number of evacuation orders, including the Trail Creek Subdivision and the US Highway 34 corridor.Eli Pace / [email protected] When the troublesome East Fire broke out, emergency service officials estimated it would take days to reach […]

National flood risk layer | FEMA.gov

The National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL) is a geospatial database that contains current data on flood risk. FEMA provides flood risk data to support the national flood insurance program. You can use the information to better understand your flood risk level and the type of flooding. The NFHL consists of effective flood maps and Map […]

West Grand remembers Mike Wilson’s passions, photographs and life lessons

Photos of Mike Wilson sitting in front of some of his wildlife photographs at a reception following a celebration of life for the West Grand High School photographer and educator. The school renamed its observatory on Saturday in honor of Wilson.Amy Golden / [email protected] West Grand High School principal Elizabeth Bauer will always remember how […]

Free 2D AutoCAD hybrid learning course at the GRETB training center

The GRETB training center is offering a free AutoCAD 2D course from May 10. AutoCAD is a design tool used by architects, civil engineers, product designers, and many other engineering professionals in a wide variety of industries. Learn how to use AutoCAD to create 2D drawings in this 13-week course. You will need to devote […]

How to Convert DXF to GCode on Windows 10

GCode a.k.a Geometric-code is a programming code that provides instructions to the CNC (Computer Numerical Control) and control. It basically tells CNC and 3D printing machines what or how to print designs. Now you can convert a drawing saved in AutoCAD Drawing Interchange Format (DXF) in GCode under Windows 10. To convert DXF to GCode, […]

AIAS Releases Digital Resource Guide for Architecture Students | New

anchor Enscape 3.0 Image courtesy of Enscape The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) has published a 65-page document containing a wealth of tools, tips, and resources for architecture students. The “Digital resourcesThe tool was compiled by the AIAS Design and Technology Working Group and is described as “a tool to optimize your design workflow […]

Guide to controlling OpenSCAD costs roughly the same as OpenSCAD

OpenSCAD is a fantastic free tool for 3D modeling, but it’s much less intuitive to use for non-programmers than mouse-driven programs like Tinkercad. As powerful as it may be, the learning curve is quite steep. OpenSCAD’s clickable cheat sheet and manual are still useful, but they really are more of a reference than anything else. […]

Nvidia GeForce Experience can now improve how Adobe Lightroom works, as well as your games

The Nvidia GeForce Experience tool has just received a major new feature that allows you to quickly optimize settings in creative applications, such as DaVinci Resolve, Adobe Lightroom and Illustrator, and AutoCAD. In the same way that Nvidia GeForce Experience checks if you’re using the best settings in your games to maximize your graphics card […]

Designing a Different Path – All Together

It’s hard to say if I found my career in engineering or if it actually found me. I have always loved math and science and the opportunity they provide to see things in a new and different way. Mathematics allows you to learn problem-solving skills and to use creativity to find different solutions to the […]