TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertCoordDimension

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TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertCoordDimension.svg TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertCoordDimension

Menu location
TechDraw → Extensions: Dimensions → Create vertical coordinate dimension
Default shortcut
Introduced in version
See also
TechDraw ExtensionCreateHorizCoordDimension, TechDraw ExtensionCreateObliqueCoordDimension


The TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertCoordDimension.svg TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertCoordDimension tool creates vertical coordinate dimensions: multiple evenly spaced dimensions starting from the same baseline.

TechDraw ExtensionCreateVertCoordDimensionExample.png

On the right the created dimensions


  1. The spacing is determined by the Cascade spacing box in the TechDraw ExtensionSelectLineAttributes.svg TechDraw ExtensionSelectLineAttributes tool.
  2. Select three or more vertices in any order. The lowest vertex determines the position of the baseline.
  3. There are several ways to invoke the tool:
  4. Coordinate dimensions with centered dimension texts are created.