Stretch


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Stretch

The Stretch command is often misunderstood by AutoCAD users because at first glance, it appears to be selecting more than what we intended. When it comes right down to it, the Stretch command is nothing more than an endpoint mover. We are going to take a look at the Stretch command. I'm going to come up and click my Open icon. And inside the Chapter 9 folder within the Exercise Files directory, I'm going to come down and go to the number 6 drawing, this is our Stretch demonstration. I will highlight that drawing and click Open to bring him up on screen.

Now, this drawing is currently set to architectural units. I know that because I created the drawing, but I can prove it to you in case you don't believe me. I can come down to Format and select Units. Yes, in fact, that is architectural. Let me click OK. I've got a rectangle on my screen. Let's say I would like to make this rectangle 3 inches longer. I'm going to do that by using the Stretch command. To launch the Stretch comma...

Stretch
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Stretch provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Jeff Bartels as part of the AutoCAD 2008 Essential Training

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