Parallel (through Point)

Toolbar / Icon:
Menu: Draw > Line > Parallel (through Point)
Shortcut: L, G
Commands: lineparallelthrough | lineoffsetthrough | parallelthrough | lg


With this tool you can create parallels to existing lines or concentric arcs and circles. The parallel or concentric arc or circle goes through a given point.


  1. Choose the desired line type in the options toolbar.
  2. Enter the number of entities to create in the options tool bar.
  3. Click the base entity.
  4. Click the position through which the first parallel or concentric arc or circle runs.