TechDraw Pitch Circle

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Base ExampleCommandModel.png Tutorial
Topic
TechDraw
Level
Base
Time to complete
5 minute
Authors
Andergrin
FreeCAD version
0.19
Example files
None


Introduction

This tutorial explains how to create pitch circle in Workbench TechDraw.svg TechDraw Workbench.

Proceeding

1. Create a circle, that will represent Pitch Circle in TechDraw:

In 3D-View, create a new sketch on the surface, select one (or three, depending on the shape of the part) of the existing circle, and apply Sketcher External.svg External Geometry
Draw a circle and constraint it to the center point (points) of external geometry you have created.

Circle.png













2. In TechDraw, create page, if you don't already have one

3. Holding Ctrl, in the 3D-View or Combo View, select feature of the body and sketch, that you created in step 1

4. Insert new view by pressing the TechDraw View.svg Insert View button

5. Select circle, and change it Style and Weight by pressing the TechDraw DecorateLine.svg Change Appearance of Line(s) button

Pitch Circle.png