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US projection in Inventor drawings.

A - answer If you want to switch Inventor to the "american" projection type (railway projection), you can find this setting in the Style editor:

Inventor - projection type (CZ version)

In the drawing environment start your Style editor and for the current standard set (the General tab or the View presets tab) the requested orthographic projection type - "First angle" (1st angle) or "Third angle" (3rd angle).
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