Easily Convert Splines to Polylines with Editing Tools


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Converting splines to polylines

We are going to learn about converting, more specifically, converting splines into polylines. Now, this is something that's never been easy to do and it seems everyone you talked to has their own secret method for making this type of conversion. Well, we don't have to have secrets anymore because AutoCAD 2010 allows us to easily convert our splines into polylines. Let's take a look. On my screen, I have got a drawing of a playground. And this cyan line represents a concrete boundary. Since I am going to have sand around all of my equipment, this boundary is going to help me contain the sand.

Now, the boundary is going to be eight inches wide, and I have already completed my boundary on this side. I would like to do the same thing with this geometry. So I am going to start out by joining all this line work together. To do that, I am going to come up to the Modify panel and launch the PEDIT command, then I'll select this arc and right-click. I'll select the Join option, ...

Converting splines to polylines
Video duration: 4m 10s 2h 5m Intermediate

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Converting splines to polylines provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2010 New Features

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