Difference between revisions of "Draft Circle"

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====Description====
 
====Description====
  
This tool draws a circle by asking for two points, the center and the radius. Both values can also be entered manually. The created circle will take the current line width and color.  
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This tool draws a circle by asking for two points, the center and the radius.
  
 
[[Image:Draft_Circle_example.jpg]]
 
[[Image:Draft_Circle_example.jpg]]
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====Usage====
 
====Usage====
  
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* 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.
 
* Pressing CTRL will [[Draft_Snap|snap]] your point to availible snap locations.
 
* Enter numbers to [[Draft_Coordinates|manually insert a coordinate]].
 
* Enter numbers to [[Draft_Coordinates|manually insert a coordinate]].
 
* Pressing ESCAPE cancels the function.
 
* Pressing ESCAPE cancels the function.
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* The newly created line will take the current [[Draft_Linestyle|linestyle]].
 
* Suggested Shortcut: C
 
* Suggested Shortcut: C
  

Revision as of 23:34, 15 November 2008

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.
  • Enter numbers to manually insert a coordinate.
  • Pressing ESCAPE cancels the function.
  • The newly created line will take the current linestyle.
  • Suggested Shortcut: C

Scripting

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