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Document Properties - Chamfer Dimensions

You can specify document-level drafting settings for chamfer dimensions.

To open this page, with a drawing open, click Options (Standard toolbar), select Document Properties, and then select Dimensions > Chamfer.

Overall drafting standard


Overall drafting standard Inherited from the selected Drafting Standard page settings.

Base chamfer dimension standard

Base chamfer dimension standard
Select a standard:
  • ANSI
  • ISO
  • DIN
  • JIS
  • BSI
  • GOST
  • GB

Leader style


Leader Style Select: a style.
Leader Thickness Select: a thickness or select Custom Size and enter a thickness.

Text


Font

Click to modify the font.



Horizontal text justification Left
Center
Right
Vertical text justification Top
Middle
Bottom

Chamfer text format

1 X 1 Distance by distance
1 X 45° Distance by angle
45° X 1 Angle by distance
C1 Chamfer distance (45 degree angles only)
"X" format Select lower or upper case x.  

Dual dimensions


Dual dimensions display Select to display dimensions in dual units.
Show units for dual display Select to display units for the second set of dimensions.
Dimension value position Top
Bottom
Right
Left

Primary precision


Unit Precision Select the number of digits included after the decimal point for the value.
Tolerance Precision Select the number of digits included after the decimal point for the tolerance.

Angular precision


Unit Precision Select the number of digits included after the decimal point for the value.
Tolerance Precision Select the number of digits included after the decimal point for the tolerance.

Layer


Layer
Select a layer.
You must first create layers for the drawing before you can select them for document properties.

You must select Per Standard for Layer (Layer toolbar) in the drawing view document to apply these layer settings.

Text position

Horizontal Text
Horizontal, Underlined Text
Angled Text
Angled, Underlined Text
Horizontal Text, Along the model line extension

Options

Tolerance

Click to set the tolerance.



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