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Circular Pattern about specific point?

Question asked by Ali Al-Abbasi on Aug 3, 2017
Latest reply on Aug 4, 2017 by Ali Al-Abbasi

Hello Friends,


I am trying to make a macro to build an arc with support lines. I am using (Circular Pattern) in the code to generate support lines pattern. The circular pattern should be around the origin point (0,0,0). But I am not able to fix the pattern center-point on the origin. Any idea..?


Here is the code:


boolstatus = swModel.Extension.SelectByID2("Line19", "SKETCHSEGMENT", 0, 0, 0, False, 0, Nothing, 0)

boolstatus = swModel.CreateCircularSketchStepAndRepeat(((diameter / 2) - buis_dia), 4.71238898038477, dia1, (diag_angle_rad * 2), True, "")


Keep in mind:

1. The Arc radius changes every run.

2. The arc angle changes every run.

3. Number of the supports lines changes every run.


Below, a picture illustrate the problem. You can see the circular pattern center-point is far from the origin. Thanks in advance....