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    I am trying to stretch my block of a section from the quarter corner but I need to be able to have different distance multipliers for the x and y values. This is my first attempt at creating a dynamic block so I am sure I am missing something obvious. I have only started working with the east quarter corner

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    why is it split into quarters ? the base point is in the bottom left and stretch in the top right, surely just a rectangle with dividing lines would suffice or do you intend adding other features later?

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    I want to be able to attach the four corners to found section corners (land surveying) and then be able to adjust any corners that are found on the quarter sections afterwards. I want it to work like this but the center line need to go straight across but all the red and magenta lines need to hold their ratios in each quarter. I hope I am making sense, lol.

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    Not 100% but thats because I don't have a clue about surveying, what is it that doesn't do what you want in this block, should both center crosshairs stay horizontal and vertical? Because I have to say for a first attempt at a dynamic block this is a serious bit of work, well done. Could you maybe do a few sketches of the possible outcomes it should (or probably better should not) do.

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    I would like the it to look like the one on the left, when I move the midpoint. Is there anyway to have something stretch and have different multipliers for the x and y directions?


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    Quote Originally Posted by tdunn_3 View Post
    I want to be able to attach the four corners to found section corners (land surveying) and then be able to adjust any corners that are found on the quarter sections afterwards. I want it to work like this but the center line need to go straight across but all the red and magenta lines need to hold their ratios in each quarter. I hope I am making sense, lol.

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    I still don't understand what you are trying to do...

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdunn_3 View Post
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    Sorry, no dice. I still don't understand what you are trying to accomplish here. Maybe I need more sleep...

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    Tdunn_3 for some of us with extreme security rules we can not open links so its better to post a cut down DWG file so we can have a look also.
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