[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:

Art,

   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?

   Yes.

> 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.

Thanks,

Rich


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