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What is an isometric drawing?

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A form of three-dimensional projection in which all of the principal planes are drawn parallel to corresponding established axes and at true dimensions; horizontals usually are drawn at 30° from the normal horizontal axes; verticals remain parallel to the normal vertical axis.
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What is the difference between Orthographic and Isometric Drawings?

Orthographic drawings are typically two dimensional views of an object.  For instance, if you were designing a table, you would draw a top view, side view and a bottom view.

Why is isometric drawing useful?

  Isometric art is mostly used for mechanical drawings, but for a visual artist or illustrator it can be very useful to practice with perspective and foreshortening. You c

How do you read isometric pipe drawings?

There are 2 types. 1st angle projection & 3rd angle projection. They are not drawin in cylinders. It's just lines goin in directions I.e north south east west etc.

Who invented the isometric drawing?

First formalized by Professor William Farish (1759-1837), the concept of an isometric had existed in a rough empirical form for centuries.

What is the advantage of using isometric drawings?

Isometric drawings are drawn to the same scale along all three axes (x,y,z) so are useful for giving a sense of relative dimensions, and three dimensional scale. Measurements

How do you draw an isometric projection of a hexagon?

First, you will have to draw circle, and with exact measuring then draw a hexagon. Then make it a cube, and on the top side of this square divide each side by a dot and connec

How will a circle appear on an isometric drawing?

An isometric view necessarily should have two side views and either  top or bottom view incorporated to be drawn in a single drawing. In  order to represent top 0r bottom vi