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Create points in sketches

Place sketch point and center point On the ribbon Sketch tab  Create Panel , click Point . Click in the graphics window to place points.To switch between creation of a sketch point and center point, on the Sketch tab, Format panel, click Center Point. To position a point on existing geometry precisely, right-click and do …

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Measure 2D open profile

Select one line segment. In the Measure distance dialog box, on the drop-down menu, click Add to Accumulate. In the Measure distance dialog box, drop-down menu, click Restart. The current selection set clears so you can add more lengths. Select the next line segment. In the Measure distance dialog box, …

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Position path and profile for sweep feature

Create two work planes that intersect Sketch the profile that represents the cross section of a sweep feature on one plane. Sketch the sweep trajectory on the intersecting plane. or Create an intermediate toolbody , such as a block. Click the Sketch command, then click a planar face of the block. Sketch the profile …

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Draw two-point rectangle using dynamic input

In Sketch mode, on the ribbon Sketch tab  Create Panel , click Rectangle Two Point.  In the graphics window, pick a starting point for the first diagonal corner of the rectangle. When Pointer Input is on, the X and Y starting values for the first point display. The first value input box highlights. Enter …

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Draw tangent arc using dynamic input

In Sketch mode, on the ribbon Sketch tab  Create Panel , click Arc Tangent . Select the starting or ending point of a previously drawn arc. The first value input box highlights. Enter a value for the arc radius, and press TAB. The field displays a lock icon to indicate that the value that you …

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Create 2D Sketch reference

Creates a sketch on a planar face of a part, a part work plane, or assembly work plane . Places a sketch icon in the browser. Use the commands on the Sketch tab to create curves for a profile or path. Access Ribbon: 3D Model tab  Sketch panel  Create 2D Sketch . Related Tasks Create sketch …

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Work with sketch geometry autodesk inventor

Remove unneeded geometry Click Undo to remove line segments and arcs one at a time, in reverse order. Delete sketch In the browser, select the sketch to delete. Click Delete, or right-click and click Delete. NOTE:To delete individual sketch curves, click the curve, and then press Delete. If the sketch …

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Sketch coordinate system

When you start a new sketch, the X, and Y axes of the sketch grid represent the sketch coordinate system. The grid aligns with the sketch plane . The symbol is near the middle of the graphics window. A sketch can have a different coordinate system from the model coordinate system. The …

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