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shayg.eps
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Registered: ‎06-24-2012
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Creating a dynamic grid

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07-03-2012 08:52 PM

 

Hi

Using ACADLT 2008

 

Im looking for a way to automate my drafting tasks, and this time I want to automate the creation of structural steel grid quickly as possible.

 

I was thinking about creating a dynamic block with all my drawing needs, and then use an array action to multiply it as I go, but I cant use it since the cell size inside the block is static

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Another idea I had is to create a dynamic block with fixed number of cell and columns, I gave to the dividers a starch action with divided multiplier. its working but its not practical because wit this method I have to create another million of grids(I attach this block )

 

Is there something I can do?

Thanks

Shay

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bgingerich
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Registered: ‎08-29-2011
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Re: Creating a dynamic grid

07-10-2012 12:39 PM in reply to: shayg.eps

Will a custom hatch do what you need to?  Simply draw the outline and fill it with a hatch. 

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