Editing hatch patterns


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Editing hatch patterns

Once you have applied some Hatch to your drawing, you may wonder how difficult it is to make changes to it. Well since AutoCAD views Hatch as a single dynamic object it's very easy to modify both in appearance and shape. On my screen, I have created a simple square and I have also applied some Hatch. First of all, let's talk about how we can changes to our Hatch pattern. To modify my Hatch, I am going to click to select it. It springs up the Hatch Editor tab on the ribbon and this gives me access to all of the same Hatch settings that I had when I created this Hatch in the first place.

So it's kind of like I am creating this Hatch for the first time. I am going to select a new pattern, now I can do that by clicking the arrow keys to go up and down through the menu or I can click this fly-out to expand the menu so I can see more swatches at one time. I am going to select the Angle pattern and I am going to make a change to the Scale as well, I will click in the Scale field her...

Editing hatch patterns
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Editing hatch patterns provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2011 Essential Training

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