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    Default Beam Linetype, a linetype that will never repeat itself or change scale

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    I want to make a linetype that looks like this _________ _ _________ with the center break always being the same size and centered in the line, no matter how long the line is. I am playing with copying and editing the Center linetype with no success. Thanks!

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    I don't think that is possible, the only way I know is to play with the linetype scale or draw the lines separately on its own layer. I'm sure this has come up before, maybe do a search on this website

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    The only way you might be able to do that is if the line will only appear once and you know the length ahead of time. That's not very practical, I know, but you don't get a lot of options with AutoCAD linetypes.
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    Maybe a combination of a custom linetype and a dynamic block.
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    this is for a block. we have stretch points on either side of the line, and a field attatched to the line that displays the length. So, if there are 3 separate lines inside the block, the length won't read right, or, if we stretch the lines at an angle, 2 of the lines remain horizontal. I have included a sample DWG
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