TS_ADDGLUEHATCHES

Add front / reverse hatch objects to selected polylines



Overview

This routine asks you to select some Glue Boundaries in the drawing and then it creates HATCH entities for each of the boundaries. A pop-up message is displayed at the end informing you how many HATCH entities were created for each layer.

Filtering Criteria

It uses the following filtering criteria when selecting the Glue Boundaries:


Filter Type

Value

Entity Type

Closed LWPOLYLINE.

Layer

  • Glues_Front
  • Glues_Reverse

Hatch Properties

The HATCH entities that are created have the following properties:


Setting

Description

Layer

The same layer as the LWPOLYLINE entity (colour BYLAYER).

Elevation

0.0

Pattern

Predefined pattern ANSI31.

Pattern Angle

This depends upon the layer of the HATCH entity.

  • Glues_Front: 0.0.
  • Glues_Reverse: 90.0

Scale

2.0


Notes iconEach HATCH gets associated with the Glue Boundary.