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Create cut lines

Last updated September 6, 2017 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

Software version: 
2017i

Create cut lines

Create cut lines

You can create cut lines to visualize the lines that are partially outside the view frame. You can create cut lines automatically for all parts in the view, or for selected parts.

Limitations:

  • Cut lines cannot be created for polybeams.

  • View extension for neighbor parts setting is not taken into account.

  1. On the Drawing tab, click Create cut lines.
  2. Do any of the following:
    • Select the type (zigzag or dash-and-dot) for the line from the list of types.
    • Select the color for the line from the color list.
    • Enter a scale for the line in the box next to the list of types.
  3. Do one of the following:

    • To create cut lines for all parts in the view, select the view.
    • To create cut lines for selected parts, select the parts.
  4. Click Create.

Example

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