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PaulMunford
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Dimension Line Extension Offset

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05-09-2011 04:19 AM

Is there any way to override the dimension line offset value for Individual dimension extension lines?

 

I would like to know if it is possible to do this in Inventor, in the same way that it can be done in AutoCAD with the DIMEXO or DIMFXL Variables.

 

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Re: Dimension Line Extension Offset

05-09-2011 07:03 AM in reply to: PaulMunford

Hi Paul,

 

I think this is what you mean. See attached pic.

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Re: Dimension Line Extension Offset

05-10-2011 12:01 AM in reply to: Quagga

Thanks Quagga, but doesn't that change the style Globally? I would like to know if I can change the Offset on one single extension line only...

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Re: Dimension Line Extension Offset

05-10-2011 04:59 AM in reply to: PaulMunford

As far as I can tell, you are right Paul, that does change it globally. I don't know of a setting that you can just change each extension line individually.

 

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Re: Dimension Line Extension Offset

05-13-2011 12:51 AM in reply to: jdits7

Perhaps this is one for #InventorFeatureRequest !

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