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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    4269×  
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See also:
Tip 11998:Double object snap (osnap) - how to align a line between two lines? (geom.constraints)
Tip 11898:Automatic schedule - number of blocks in a drawing.
Tip 11896:How to drive dyn.block parameters or constraints from Excel?
Tip 11761:Parametric constraints between 3D objects in AutoCAD.
Tip 11497:Automatic grouping of drawing objects.


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