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* Picking a point on an empty area of the 3d view, or on an existing object.
 
* Picking a point on an empty area of the 3d view, or on an existing object.
* Pressing CTRL will [[Draft_Snap|snap]] your point to availible snap locations.
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* Pressing {{KEY|CTRL}} will [[Draft_Snap|snap]] your point to availible snap locations.
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* Pressing {{KEY|SHIFT}} [[Draft_Constrain|constrains]] your movement.
 
* Enter numbers to [[Draft_Coordinates|manually insert a coordinate]].
 
* Enter numbers to [[Draft_Coordinates|manually insert a coordinate]].
* Pressing ESCAPE cancels the function.
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* Pressing {{KEY|ESC}} cancels the function.
 
* The newly created line will take the current [[Draft_Linestyle|linestyle]].
 
* The newly created line will take the current [[Draft_Linestyle|linestyle]].
  

Revision as of 22:18, 25 April 2009

Draft Circle.svg Draft_Circle

Menu location
Draft -> Circle
Workbenches
Draft
Default shortcut
None
Introduced in version
-
See also
None


Description

This tool draws a circle by asking for two points, the center and the radius.

Draft Circle example.jpg

Usage

  • Picking a point on an empty area of the 3d view, or on an existing object.
  • Pressing CTRL will snap your point to availible snap locations.
  • Pressing SHIFT constrains your movement.
  • Enter numbers to manually insert a coordinate.
  • Pressing ESC cancels the function.
  • The newly created line will take the current linestyle.

Scripting

The created circle is a Part feature containing one edge with only one vertex.