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Construction Ellipse Add Axis End ( *Drawing Editor* )

#### Tool summary :

#### Also see :

- Drawing Editor (where
*Construction Ellipse Add Axis End*is a tool) - Construction lines/circles (topic)
- Construction Ellipse Edit window (opens so you can set the radius)
- Construction circle exact point (at center of a construction circle)
- Add Construction Grid (alternative in
*Modeling*) - Layer selection tool (drawing layer the construction circle is added to)
- Plotting (construction circles on drawings
**are not**plotted)

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Instructions ( *Construction Ellipse Add Axis End* ) :

To invokeConstruction Ellipse Add Axis end:

Method 1 :Click theConstruction Ellipse Add Axis Endicon. The icon can be taken from the group named 'Objects -- Construction Circles' and placed on a toolbar (classic) or the ribbon (lightning).

Method 2 :If "Drawing Editor layout style" is 'Classic', you can use the menu system to chooseObjects > Construction Circles > Ellipse Add Axis End.

Method 3, 4 or 5 :Construction Ellipse Add Axis Endcan also be invoked using a keyboard shortcut , the context menu , or a mode . For the 'Lightning' layout style, configuration of the interface is done using Customize Interface .Point 1 of the construction ellipse is one end of its major axis..

Point 2 of the construction ellipse is the other end of its major axis. The distance between point 1 and point 2 is twice the ellipse's " Major axis radius ." Tip: You can type this point1-to-point2 distance.

Point 3 of the construction ellipse is one end of its minor axis. The distance between the center of the ellipse and point 3 is the ellipse's "

Minor axis radius' " The center of the ellipse is the point at which the ellipse's major and minor axes intersect.Optional: If

User and Site Options>Drawings> "Always show Circle Edit window" is turned on,.theConstruction Ellipse Editwindow will open after you have located point 3 of the construction ellipse.

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#### Other tools for adding construction circles or construction ellipses :

Construction circles:

Construction ellipses:

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