How to Draw Lines and Arcs


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Drawing lines and arcs

As with any page layout program, LayOut has some drawing tools that we can use. It has a Pencil tool for creating straight lines. It has a Freehand tool. Now notice how each one of these tools actually has a pull-down menu next to it, so you can actually switch between the tools. We also have arcs and we have several different types of arcs that we can use as well. Now let's go through each of these tools and see how they work. Instead of drawing on our existing document, I am actually going to create a new document, and in this case, I am actually going to use some graph paper.

So let's go ahead and open that. And as you can see we've got this basic graph paper. So let's go ahead and work with the Pencil tool. So I am going to go ahead and select the Pencil tool. Now notice when I have this graph paper up, how I am actually snapping to the grid points. If I did File > New and created one that didn't have the graph paper on it, you can see how the Line tool just move...

Drawing lines and arcs
Video duration: 4m 33s 2h 25m Intermediate

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Drawing lines and arcs provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp Pro: Tools and Techniques (2010)

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CAD
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SketchUp
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