Learn how to create a group of elements that consist of solid and hole element types.
- [Instructor] In this exercise we will learn…how to create a group hole from existing elements.…Continue using the file for chapter five,…Working with Groups.dgn,…and using view group, select the Group Holes model.…Next let's take a look at the Group Hole command.…This command is used to create a group of elements…where some elements are solid parts…and others are holes in the solid parts.…This command is very useful…when extruding 3D parts from 2D layout geometry.…
But I can also use this functionality…to control commands such as patterning…to pattern a solid element…and leave hole elements with no pattern.…Select the Group Hole command,…and identify the rectangle shape as the solid geometry,…and select all four circles as the hole geometry.…Use the Move command and notice…that they all move as a single element.…This is not a graphic group but a simple group of elements.…
If I select a Hatch area command…and I select this new group as a single element,…the hatch is applied to the element,…and the pattern patterns…
- Placing, points, curves, and line streams
- Editing text
- Working with dimensions
- Element attributes
- Changing the display and scales of various linestyle types
- Working with groups
- Modifying and manipulating fences
- Using measure commands
- Working with cells
Skill Level Advanced
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1. More Draw Commands
2. Working with Text
3. Working with Dimensions
4. Working with Element Attributes
5. Working with Groups
6. Using Fences
7. Using Measure Commands
8. Working with Cells
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