TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertChainDimension

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TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertChainDimension.svg TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertChainDimension

Menu location
TechDraw → Extensions: Dimensions → Create vertical chain dimension
Workbenches
TechDraw
Default shortcut
None
Introduced in version
0.20
See also
TechDraw ExtensionCreateHorizChainDimension, TechDraw ExtensionCreateObliqueChainDimension

Description

The TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertChainDimension.svg TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertChainDimension tool creates a vertical chain dimension: a sequence of aligned dimensions.

TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertChainDimensionExample.png

On the right the created dimensions

Usage

  1. Select three or more vertices in any order. The lowest vertex determines the position of the chain dimension.
  2. There are several ways to invoke the tool:
  3. A chain dimension with centered dimension texts is created.