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1. ## Thread: Creating a curve with radius 5 circles

by L-P
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### Thanks very much for that. I tried that for...

Thanks very much for that. I tried that for myself using your first method.

Interesting that it does give a different solution to my original attempt.

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2. ## Thread: Creating a curve with radius 5 circles

by L-P
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### I was having a look again at the replies by eldon...

I was having a look again at the replies by eldon and steven-g above.

From my attempt, shown in the 2nd image I posted above, the vertical height of the curve I drew would be 5 since the circles...
3. ## Thread: Creating a curve with radius 5 circles

by L-P
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### Also, I started off with a radius 5 circle...

Also, I started off with a radius 5 circle centred on the right of the measurement 8. Should have mentioned that.
4. ## Thread: Creating a curve with radius 5 circles

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### The way I went about it was as follows. I drew...

The way I went about it was as follows.

I drew a radius 10 circle centred on the right side of the measurement 8.

Then I drew a radius 5 circle centred on the left side of the measurement 8.
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5. ## Thread: Creating a curve with radius 5 circles

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### I'm fairly sure I've now sorted this.

I'm fairly sure I've now sorted this.
6. ## Thread: Creating a curve with radius 5 circles

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### Creating a curve with radius 5 circles

If drawing two radius 5 curves, so that the horizontal is 8 units as shown, where would you place the centres of the 5 radius circles?

I think possibly also a circle may have to be offset to...
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