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Where to get additional hatches and linetypes for AutoCAD or LT?

A - answer See for hatch pattern and complex linetype libraries. You can also make your own .LIN linetypes (MKLTYPE Express Tool) and .PAT hatch patterns (HGEN utility). Hatch patterns are applicable also in Revit.

To load the additional linetypes, copy the .LIN files to your AutoCAD Support directory and use the AutoCAD LINETYPE command.

sample of the LP_Linetypes library

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See also:
Tip 8996:Material-based hatch patterns in Inventor section views.
Tip 8396:Ray hatch patterns in AutoCAD.
Tip 8172:I have multiple copies of AutoCAD definition files. Which one will be loaded?
Tip 7657:Extract hatch patterns to PAT files - copy hatches between DWGs.
Tip 7629:Where is the user Support folder in AutoCAD for Mac?

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