Geometry | Vertical

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Geometry | Vertical

Add Vertical

Toolbar-ConstraintsVertical

Toolbar :

Part-Editor : Constraints toolbar

Menu :

Part-Editor : Add menu > Geometry sub-menu> > Constraints sub-menu > Add Vertical

To add :

Click Add Vertical-Constraint, then click:

Two Points

- or -

A Line

Result :

The two Points become Vertical

- or -

The Line becomes Vertical

Notes :

Vertical is Parallel with the Y–axis - always. Even if the Y–axis is not vertical in the graphic-area.


You cannot add this constraint between a:

Line and a Point

Y–axis and a Point.

Do: Constraints toolbar > Add Coincident Constraint.

To Delete :

1.SHIFT+CLICK a sketch-element with a Vertical Constraint

The sketch-element and Vertical Constraint show in the Selection-Window.

2.Right-click the Vertical Constraint element in the Selection-Window

3.Click Delete in the contextual-menu

Vertical constraints in the Graphic-Area, Selection-Window and Geometry-Tree.

Before

After

Select:

Result:

In Selection-Window &

Geometry-Tree as...

GA-Vertical-A

GA-Vertical-B

Line

The Line becomes Vertical

VerticalL

GA-Vertical-C

GA-Vertical-D

Two Points

The two Points become Vertical

VerticalPtoP