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Parametric triangles - isosceles, right-angled, equilateral

A - answer By adding parametric constraints (geometric and dimensional - see the ribbon "Parametric") in AutoCAD you can create geometric objects maintaining their internal constraints.

You can explore an example of an isosceles, right-angled (rectangled) and equilateral triangle and its behavior when grip-editing - see the Block library (Triangles-param.dwg) or the recording:

editing of parametric objects

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9.10.2012    3760×  
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See also:
Tip 11761:Parametric constraints between 3D objects in AutoCAD.
Tip 11497:Automatic grouping of drawing objects.
Tip 11354:Animate dyn.block parameters and dim.constraints in AutoCAD DWGs.
Tip 8528:Import AutoCAD 3D DWG files into Inventor.
Tip 7824:Using constraints for simulations of mechanisms in AutoCAD.


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