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by aeg
Tue Sep 01, 2015 1:31 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Polyline arc direction
Replies: 6
Views: 4184

Re: Polyline arc direction

Hi Husky, I assume that we are not talking about the same thing ... ... an arc on a polyline has only TWO possible direction - not eight. If you are planing to draw a rectangle as a polyline you have to start the polyline with a straight line. Then you have to connect the 90° arc to get the rounded ...
by aeg
Sat Aug 29, 2015 9:22 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Polyline arc direction
Replies: 6
Views: 4184

Re: Polyline arc direction

Hi Husky, Thanks for your quick reply. There are EIGHT possible ways to draw an arc, and by moving the mouse pointer I can choose from TWO of them. When drawing an arc as the first segment of a polyline, there is, as far as I can tell, no place anywhere on the screen I can put the mouse pointer that...
by aeg
Sat Aug 29, 2015 7:06 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Polyline arc direction
Replies: 6
Views: 4184

Re: Polyline arc direction

To expand a bit... I want to draw a rectangle with radiused edges. With further experimentation, I found that it's possible to do this if I start at the upper-right corner of the rectangle, but not if I start at the lower-left corner.
by aeg
Sat Aug 29, 2015 6:56 am
Forum: QCAD Community Edition
Topic: Polyline arc direction
Replies: 6
Views: 4184

Polyline arc direction

Hi, When drawing an arc in a polyline in QCAD 3.9.8, it seems that you can draw an arc that goes up and counterclockwise, or an arc that goes down and clockwise, but not one that goes down and counterclockwise or one that goes up and clockwise. For example, if you set radius=100 and sweep=180, you a...

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