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[[File:PowerLine.PNG]][[Category:Symbol]][[Category:Create a New Symbol]]
 
[[File:PowerLine.PNG]][[Category:Symbol]][[Category:Create a New Symbol]]
  
This is a double line with a tag at each pylon. The pylons are defined as corner symbols. That means, at each corner point, a pylon will be drawn. Use the Straight tool to draw power lines. Then you automatically get corner points at each pylon.
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This is a double line with a tag at each pylon. The pylons are defined as corner symbols. That means, at each '''[[Vertices#Add_Corner_Vertex|Corner Vertex]]''', a pylon will be drawn. Use the [[File:Icon_StraightLineMode.PNG]] '''[[Drawing_an_Object#Draw_a_Straight_Line|Straight Line]]''' tool to draw power lines. Then you automatically get '''[[Vertices#Add_Corner_Vertex|Corner Vertices]]''' at each pylon.
  
To create this symbol start from an empty line symbol and then do the following steps:
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To create this line symbol, enter the following parameters to a newly created line symbol:
  
In the '''Symbols''' page:
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'''Symbols'''
# Ceck '''Corner symbol''' and click '''Edit''' to go to the symbol editor. There you can draw the tag for pylons.
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* Corner symbol: activated. Click the '''Edit''' button to open the '''[[Create a New Point Symbol#Symbol Editor|Symbol Editor]]''', where you can draw a pylon symbol element at the coordinates 0/0.
  
 
[[File:PowerLine_Symbols.PNG]]
 
[[File:PowerLine_Symbols.PNG]]
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[[File:PowerLine_SymbolEditor.PNG]]
 
[[File:PowerLine_SymbolEditor.PNG]]
  
In the '''Double Line''' page:
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'''Double Line'''
# Choose '''Full lines''' for '''Mode'''.
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* Mode: Full lines
# Enter the distance between the lines (excluding the lines) for '''Width'''.
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* Width: 0.8 mm
# For the '''Left''' line choose color and line width.
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* Left line color: black
# For the '''Right''' line choose color and line width.
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* Left line width: 0.1 mm
 
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* Right line color: black
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* Right line width: 0.1 mm
 
[[File:PowerLine_DoubleLine.PNG]]
 
[[File:PowerLine_DoubleLine.PNG]]
  
 
This is an example where a double line is used without infill.
 
This is an example where a double line is used without infill.
  
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Download link: '''[http://www.ocad.com/download/samples/Example_PowerLine.ocd Example_PowerLine.ocd]'''
  
Download link: [[http://www.ocad.com/download/samples/Example_PowerLine.ocd Example_PowerLine.ocd]]
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Back to the '''[[Create a New Line Symbol]]''' page.
Back to [[Create a New Symbol]]
 

Latest revision as of 17:32, 1 February 2013

PowerLine.PNG

This is a double line with a tag at each pylon. The pylons are defined as corner symbols. That means, at each Corner Vertex, a pylon will be drawn. Use the Icon StraightLineMode.PNG Straight Line tool to draw power lines. Then you automatically get Corner Vertices at each pylon.

To create this line symbol, enter the following parameters to a newly created line symbol:

Symbols

  • Corner symbol: activated. Click the Edit button to open the Symbol Editor, where you can draw a pylon symbol element at the coordinates 0/0.

PowerLine Symbols.PNG

PowerLine SymbolEditor.PNG

Double Line

  • Mode: Full lines
  • Width: 0.8 mm
  • Left line color: black
  • Left line width: 0.1 mm
  • Right line color: black
  • Right line width: 0.1 mm

PowerLine DoubleLine.PNG

This is an example where a double line is used without infill.

Download link: Example_PowerLine.ocd


Back to the Create a New Line Symbol page.