TechDraw Dimension Vertical Extent
|TechDraw → Dimension Vertical Extent|
|Introduced in version|
|TechDraw Dimension Length, TechDraw Dimension Horizontal Extent|
The Dimension Vertical Extent tool adds a linear dimension to a View. The dimension extends from the bottom most point on the selected objects to the top most point. A CosmeticVertex will be placed at each point.
Vertical Extent dimension of BSpline Face
- 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.
- DataMeasureType: - based on 3D geometry or "Projected" - based on the drawing. Not normally manipulated directly by the end user. Not yet implemented for Dimension Vertical Extent.
selection = [(view1, 'Edge1'), (view1, 'Edge2')] #or  for all hExtentDim = TechDraw.Dimension.makeExtentDim(selection, VERTICAL) rc = page.addView(hExtentDim)