If you’re looking to transform and scale 2D entities non-uniformly, then you need STRETCH.
Use it to change the size and shape of 2D entities, with just a few clicks of the mouse.
To stretch entities
- Enter the STRETCH command.
- Select a portion of the 2D entities to move.
- Select a base point and an endpoint.
The selection should now be stretched.
Note: To add or remove entities from the selection you can use any selection method you would normally.
Warning: This command only works in 2D.
Get a Grip
STRETCH isn’t the only way to change the shape of a 2D entity, you can also manipulate entities using grips.
How to modify a drawing with grips:
- Click the entity you want to modify. The entity grips display.
- Click a grip to activate it. The grip will change color.
Tip You can change the color of grips in the settings dialog.
- Hold Shift to select multiple grips.
- Release Shift and move the selected grips.
Tip This also works in 3D.
Transform 2D entities with BricsCAD®
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