Document Properties - Weld Symbols

You can specify document-level drafting settings for weld symbols. Available for all document types.

To open this page:

With a drawing open, click Options (Standard toolbar), select the Document Properties tab, and then select Annotations > Weld Symbols.

Overall drafting standard

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

Base weld symbol standard

Base weld symbol 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.



Click to modify the font.

Leader anchor

Leader anchor Select a default anchor position:
  • Closest
  • Left
  • Right


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.


Fixed size weld symbols Clear to scale the size of the symbol to the symbol font size.