TS_CUTTER

You use this tool to create a multi-line line with a cut / crease / score segments.

Notes iconThis tool creates LINE entities.



Overview

Draw Multiline Dialog

Figure 11: Draw Multiline Dialog

Select Line Type

Use this set of options to specify the type of line you want to create.


Setting

Description

Line Type

The following line types are supported:


  • Crease / Score
  • Cut / Crease
  • Cut / Score
  • Perforations

Rule Size

There are several rule sizes that you can select from:


  • 3 x 3
  • 6 x 6
  • 9 x 9
  • 10 x 10
  • 12 x 12
  • 15 x 15
  • 18 x 18
  • 22 x 22
  • 25 x 25
  • 30 x 30

Cut Length

Specify the length each cut segment.

Crease Length

Specify the length each crease segment.

Start / End Segments

Use this set of options to specify how the actual line segments are created.


Setting

Description

Start Segment Type

Use the drop-down list to specify the type of the first segment. Available choices are:


  • Cut
  • Create

End Segment Type

Use the drop-down list to specify the type of the last segment. Available choices are:


  • Cut
  • Create

Minimum Segment Length

Specify the minimum length for each segment.


Notes iconThis setting does not apply to the first segment. 

First Segment Length

Specify the length of the first segment.

Make equal length at each end

When this setting is used the command will take the combined length of the first and last segments and then make them equal by dividing the combined length by 2.


Here is an example by by way of explanation:


  • Start segment is 6 units long.
  • End segment is 10 units long.
  • The combined length of both segments is 16 units.
  • Therefore, the length of both segments is adjust to 8 (half of 16).


Notes iconThis setting overrides the First Segment Length setting.

Reverse Line

When this setting is used the command will reverse the start point / end point of each LINE in the selection set.


Notes iconThis setting does not apply to selected ARC entities.