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CAD tip CAD tip # 6641:

   
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Cannot offset this object.

A - answer Creating offset (parallel curve) to a polyline may fail when the geometry of the polyline is wrong (self-crossing line, duplicate vertices, etc.). The offset may also fail only to a single side.

Try to simplify the polyline - delete excessive or duplicate vertices - and repeat the OFFSET command. The offset curve will be then created.

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24.4.2009    18633×  

See also:
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Tip 12724:Rhomboid - how to draw parallelograms in AutoCAD?
Tip 12501:Dynamic associative array of elements along a curve.


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