[PythonCAD] Drawing Grid Lines

Rich Shepard rshepard at appl-ecosys.com
Tue Oct 24 18:24:04 CEST 2006

On Tue, 24 Oct 2006, Art Haas wrote:

> 1) Use construction lines via 'Draw'->'Con. Lines' in menus:


   I think this is what I did, but ...

>  a) Draw a horizontal/vertical construction line
>  b) Draw a parallel construction line - enter the distance in the entry
>     box, click on the reference construction line, then click which
>     side of that construction you want the parallel line to be located.
>  c) Repeat as needed

initially the above wasn't working quite right.

> 2) Not sure what you want here - is this in regards to the creation
>   of lines?


> 3) You can set the units via a dialog brought up by 'Edit'->'Preferences'
>   menu selection. All coordinates in the drawing are now taken to be
>   in the new unit, and values entered are also values in the new unit.
> Do the answers above provide any clarification?

   Yes, it does. I'll try again later today. I'm sure it was user error that
kept me from getting the construction lines properly drawn.



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