Creating circles and polygons


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Creating circles and polygons

Now let's take a look at the Circle and the Polygon tool. They are actually pretty similar in the way that they work. Let's start with the Circle tool. You can find it here under Draw and its Circle and the keyboard shortcut is C or here on the toolbar. And once you have selected it, a little pencil comes up with a circle attached to the end of it. Now what we have to do just left- click and that lays down the center of the circle and then we lay down the radius, very simple. If I want to draw another circle, it will just go ahead and let me do that. You notice how the snapping can actually make the center of your one circle concurrent with the center of another circle.

If you need to do a specific dimension for your circle, you can type in the radius down here, again in that VCB box. So just left-click and drag, and then you type in your dimensions. So let's say I want a 12-foot circle, it will go ahead and make it a 12-foot circle, pretty simple. So I am going to select all...

Creating circles and polygons
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Creating circles and polygons provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 6 Essential Training

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