Februrary Bellingham AutoCAD meeting postponed

Due to scheduling conflicts this month’s BAUG meeting has unfortunately been postponed. Our next meeting is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, March 28. Upcoming BAUG events include:

  • Working with Point Clouds in AutoCAD Civil 3D. Presented by the PPI Group.
  • “South of the Boarder” Joint Vancouver AutoCAD User Society (VAUS) and Bellingham AutoCAD User Group meeting. AutoCAD 2013 rollout presentation.
  • Field trip to Lynden High School for InvenTeam’s open house-See the recumbent trike.
  • Additional meeting topic suggestions welcome.

See everyone next month, Spring!


Bob Morse


Bellingham AutoCAD User Group hosts Lynden High School this Wednesday

The Bellingham AutoCAD User Group is proud to sponsor and host Lynden High School’s InvenTeam. Come see and hear about the recumbent trike for people with disabilities they are inventing with the assistance of a grant from MIT. The students will be giving the presentation and showing us their prototype. Donations to further fund the project will be gladly accepted at the meeting. For more detailed information select the following links:

Popular Science Magazine

MIT media relations

Lynden InvenTeam blog

BAUG hopes each and everyone of our members can attend this meeting to support a once in a life time opportunity for the students.

Meeting Topic: Lynden High School student’s recumbent bike invention presentation

Date: Wednesday, January 25th.

Time: 7:00 pm to 8:00 Presentation, part 1
8:00 to 8:15 Break
8:15 to 9:00 Presentation, part 2

  Bellingham Technical College, Haskell Building, Room 108B (adjacent to
usual meeting room)
3028 Lindbergh Ave.
Bellingham, WA 98225

Directions: Site Map

Rhino/BAUG workshop conducted by Robert McNeel and Assoc.

Bob Koll of Robert McNeel and Associates will be conducting a day long workshop on the use of Rhinoceros (Rhino) software.

BAUG invites members to an opportunity that has been in the planning and discussion stages for the past several years. Bob Koll has kindly offered to teach us Rhino in a hands on setting. If you have a laptop please bring it with you. For those without a laptop there will be a limited number of laptops available. Registration is required.

Cost: None. Donations welcome

Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Rhino workshop
12:00 pm to 1:00 am Lunch on your own
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Rhino workshop

Date: Saturday, November 12

Location: Washington Engineering Institute
Headquarters and CAD lab, HQ Room 2
1301 Fraser Street, Suite A3
Bellingham WA 98229

To Register: Click here to register Washington Engineering Institute

Click on “Email” under the register column for Mech 101 Beginning Rhino.

Sponsors: Robert McNeel and Assoc developers of Rhino
Washington engineering Institute

Bellingham AutoCAD User Group October meeting with David Cohn

David Cohn presents AutoCAD 2012, and Tips and Tricks

Demo of AutoCAD 2012

BAUG encourages all members to share their favorite CAD tips and bring their questions. Students, in particular are asked to attend so we can answer their questions. I am sure we will also learn new methods and commands from the students.

Time: 7:00 pm to 8:00 Demo of AutoCAD 2012
8:00 to 8:15 Break
8:15 to 9:00 Questions and Answers, Tips and Tricks

Date: Wednesday, October 26th

Location: Bellingham Technical College, Haskell Building, Room 108.

3028 Lindbergh Ave.

Bellingham, WA 98225

Directions: Click on the following link: BTC

Bellingham AutoCAD User Group season opener reminder!

BAUG 8th Annual Potluck

What: Potluck/barbecue and meeting
Please R.S.V.P. to Bob Morse bmorse@baug.com
and indicate how many are attending and what food you plan to bring.

When: 6:00 pm, Note new starting time and location
Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Where: Note location for potluck/meeting
Washington Engineering Institute
Haskell Business Park
1301 Fraser Street
Building A, Suite A-3
Bellingham WA 98229
Directions: Click Here

Agenda: 6:00 to 7:00 Potluck. Hamburgers, hotdogs and soda pop provided

to 8:30 Help BAUG plan for this season, meet our sponsors, get the
latest Autodesk information from the Autodesk resellers, and network
with your peers.

This month’s meeting sponsor is:

Washington Engineering Institute www.weiedu.org

Check back with BAUG as additional details are announced www.baug.com