TechDraw Dimension Horizontal Extent
|TechDraw → Dimension Horizontal Extent|
|Introduced in version|
|TechDraw Dimension Length, TechDraw Dimension Vertical Extent|
The Dimension Horizontal Extent tool adds a linear dimension to a View. The dimension extends from the left most point on the selected objects to the right most point. A CosmeticVertex will be placed at each point.
Horizontal Extent dimension of BSpline Face
How to use
- Select a View or a collection of Edges in a View.
- Press the button
- A dimension will be added to the View. The dimension may be dragged to the desired position.
Dimension objects are vulnerable to "topological naming" issues. See the information in the tool for more information.
This object has the same properties as the TechDraw Dimension Length tool. See that tool for details. Exceptions noted.
true- based on 3D geometry or "Projected" - based on the drawing. Not normally manipulated directly by the end user. Not yet implemented for Dimension Horizontal Extent.
selection = [(view1, 'Edge1'), (view1, 'Edge2')] #or  for all hExtentDim = TechDraw.Dimension.makeExtentDim(selection, HORIZONTAL) rc = page.addView(hExtentDim)