How Can I Ignore Line Weights When I Export An Autocad Drawing to PDF?

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How can I ignore line weights when I export an AutoCAD drawing to PDF?

You could do Purge command to lighten up you CAD file. Take a note of the file size before and after purging the file. If the size is still not up to your expectation even after purging it, try doing a write block (WBlock) command to specifically grab the drawing you need out from the file without bringing in other worthless elements that weighted down your CAD file. When doing a WBlock, make sure your basepoint or pickpoint is set to 0,0,0 to preserve its current position in the model. Afterwards, open a new file and insert or Xref your Wblocked drawing into it using appropriate insert scale of your preference. Use insert point 0,0,0 to get it into its original position. Save and check if there’s a substantial decrease of file size compared to both the original CAD and PDF file.

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It only takes an instant, takes me around 15 mins, is relatively accurate, I know every fillet and seam, I know how to create all the arcs (which have a lot of lines to draw) but at the end of the day, can also be very time-consuming.  [1] (You can get my reference PDF of the drawing to create from here) (The other method is if you absolutely just want to do it the “traditional” way. Click here for more information) You are now ready to take your picture on a computer. To save your picture click on File → Save As... → Once you have saved and saved the file. You will get a screen like this: The image will show up as a .jpg or .gif. Save it to your computer then open the document in Adobe Photoshop. You will want to select Image → Adjustments Now click on Colors This.

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