Jump to content

How can hatch follow path?


Recommended Posts

Greetings everyone.

 

I was trying to draw the enlacements of a wire rope by applying the hatch command but when I facing curves, the hatch needs to rotate somehow. Is it that possible?

 

I manage to do it by using "measure" command and then with a use of a block, align it to path and then enter the segment length. (Attached image)

 

But I was wondering if there is a way to do it with hatch command or any other method.

 

path.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Here's a suggestion. Define a linetype with a diagonal line. You could start with the standard Zigzag type and turn it into Zig. Draw a polyline that follows the midline of the wire. Assign the Zig linetype to that polyline.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...