Circular Sketch Pattern PropertyManager

Create circular sketch patterns on a plane or on a model using sketch entities or model edges to define the pattern.

To open the Circular Sketch Pattern PropertyManager:

In an open sketch, click Circular Sketch Pattern (Sketch toolbar) or Tools > Sketch Tools > Circular Pattern.


Reverse direction  
  Select a center for the pattern:

Sketch origin

Use the sketch origin (default).

Center X

Defines the pattern center along the X axis.

Center Y

Defines the pattern center along the Y axis.

Pattern center at sketch origin
Pattern center set along X and Y axes
Spacing Specifies the number of total degrees included in the pattern.
  Equal spacing Specifies pattern instances equidistant from each other.
  Dimension radius Displays the circular pattern radius.
  Dimension angular spacing Displays the dimension between pattern instances.
Number of Instances Specifies the number of pattern instances.
  Display instance count Shows the number of instances in the pattern.
Radius Specifies the radius of the pattern.
Arc Angle Specifies an angle measured from the center of the selected entities to the center point or vertex of the pattern.
Arc Angle value set to default.
Arc Angle value incremented by 20º.

Entities to Pattern

Entities to Pattern Select sketch entities in the graphics area.

Instances to Skip

Click Instances to Skip and with the pointer , select instances in the graphics area that you do not want to include in the pattern.