NX 11

Circular Pattern

You can pattern curves around point by “Circular Pattern” in Pattern Curve command

Change “Layout” as a “Circular” in the “Pattern Definition” tab to make a circular pattern in Sketch.

To make a Circular Pattern:

  1. Activate “Pattern Curve”  
  2. If not selected change “Layout” in “Pattern Definition” as a “Circular
  3. Select a curve to create a pattern when “Select Curve” in the “Curve to pattern” tab highlighted.
  4. Click MMB (Middle Mouse Button) to activate “Specify Point” in “Rotation Point”. Specify Point will be highlighted.
  5. Select the center point of rotation.
  6. You can change the angular spacing type from the Spacing tab in “Angular Direction” tab
    • Count And Pitch
    • Count and Span
    • Pitch and Span
  7. Type count of the curves in the “Count”
  8. Type Pitch angle in the “Pitch Angle”
  9. Click MMB to finish.

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