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toptun
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Plotting line weights using drawing views

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05-01-2012 03:53 AM

I have a problem. For example, I have a 3D model. I'm making drawing view, using "create view" task. Now, when i got my view in layout, I choose "edit view" and set appearance to "hidden lines". Ok. When I plot my drawing, i get all lines with the same line weight - visible and invisible lines are all the same weight. How can I make invisible (hidden) lines to be ploted thiner, while visible lines stay thick? Do Autocad 2013 have this option to make it available to change?

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toptun
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Re: Plotting line weights using drawing views

05-01-2012 08:27 AM in reply to: toptun

does anybody knows how to solve this problem?

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GrantsPirate
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Re: Plotting line weights using drawing views

05-01-2012 08:44 AM in reply to: toptun

Using VIEWBASE commands creates layers MD-XYZ, look for the layer you need and adjust accordingly.

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Garrett_Hall
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Re: Plotting line weights using drawing views

06-16-2012 11:57 AM in reply to: GrantsPirate

I only get a MD_Visible or MD_Hidden layer that everything goes on.  I can't seem to get individual layers for any of the objects in my created view, nor can I assign any layers.  This is extremely frustrating.  If I can't change line weight or line type.  I can't use it.  Any Ideas...

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