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ddupont
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Registered: ‎11-14-2003
Message 1 of 13 (57 Views)

Suggestion

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11-08-2002 03:40 AM
How about changing the Vertical and Horizontal constrain button in Sketch. Color code them to match the Origin Icon. I am forever trying to remember "was green Horziontal or Vertical?" Thanks Doug DuPont
*Allen, Albert
Message 2 of 13 (57 Views)

Re: Suggestion

11-08-2002 04:02 AM in reply to: ddupont
red X, that's how I remember


style="PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">
How
about changing the Vertical and Horizontal constrain button in Sketch. Color
code them to match the Origin Icon. I am forever trying to remember "was green
Horziontal or Vertical?" Thanks Doug DuPont
*Caldwell, Larry
Message 3 of 13 (57 Views)

Re: Suggestion

11-08-2002 04:08 AM in reply to: ddupont
You know, mine's on down in the corner because
it's not in the way, but I can't ever remember using it for anything. Curious as
to what do you use it for?

~Larry


style="PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">
How
about changing the Vertical and Horizontal constrain button in Sketch. Color
code them to match the Origin Icon. I am forever trying to remember "was green
Horziontal or Vertical?" Thanks Doug DuPont
*DJSpaceMouse
Message 4 of 13 (57 Views)

Re:

11-08-2002 04:22 AM in reply to: ddupont
Can't remember where I saw it, but the mnemonic is
Red Green Blue -> RGB -> XYZ.


style="PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">

red X, that's how I remember


style="PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">
How
about changing the Vertical and Horizontal constrain button in Sketch. Color
code them to match the Origin Icon. I am forever trying to remember "was
green Horziontal or Vertical?" Thanks Doug
DuPont
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ddupont
Posts: 284
Registered: ‎11-14-2003
Message 5 of 13 (57 Views)

Re:

11-08-2002 04:37 AM in reply to: ddupont
I use the Hor and Ver contrains for hole center marks. I put a bolt hole pattern on a sketch instead of using pattern Components. I use the contrants to line up the marks horizontally and Vertically. Doug
*Keller, Kent
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11-08-2002 04:55 AM in reply to: ddupont
I often use it for measure.

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"Larry Caldwell" wrote in message
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> You know, mine's on down in the corner because it's not in the way, but I can't ever
remember using it for anything. Curious as to what do you use it for?
> ~Larry
*Bogan, Bill
Message 7 of 13 (57 Views)

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11-08-2002 05:02 AM in reply to: ddupont
This works very nicely too.

Then when dimensioned properly you can move the
hole pattern fairly easily.

 

-Bill


style="PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">
I
use the Hor and Ver contrains for hole center marks. I put a bolt hole pattern
on a sketch instead of using pattern Components. I use the contrants to line
up the marks horizontally and Vertically. Doug
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rstadler
Posts: 59
Registered: ‎12-11-2003
Message 8 of 13 (57 Views)

Re: Suggestion

11-08-2002 05:02 AM in reply to: ddupont
Use "Look at" and click the sketch plan you are working on. The view will align such that vertical is vertical and horizontal is horizontal. This way, you don't need to reference the origin icon.

Rick
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FRANKF
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎01-21-2003
Message 9 of 13 (57 Views)

Re:

11-08-2002 05:27 AM in reply to: ddupont
Kent, could you elaborate some more how you use the origin icon to measure?
Or am I misunderstanding?
*Dotson, Sean
Message 10 of 13 (57 Views)

Re:

11-08-2002 05:29 AM in reply to: ddupont
That's what I refer to it for as well. Especially when getting x, y, z
deltas.

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Sean Dotson, PE
http://www.sdotson.com
...sleep is for the weak..
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"Kent Keller" wrote in message
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> I often use it for measure.
>
> --
> Kent
> Member of the Autodesk Discussion Forum Moderator Program
>
>
> "Larry Caldwell" wrote in message
> news:8C28C78EDEF390D4276E36C7C05A8DAD@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > You know, mine's on down in the corner because it's not in the way, but
I can't ever
> remember using it for anything. Curious as to what do you use it for?
> > ~Larry
>
>
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