MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Help

Construct Line at Active Angle

Used to construct a line that intersects a line segment (line or segment of a line string or shape) at the Active Angle.

You can access this tool from the following:

  • Ribbon: Drawing > Home > Placement > Place Multi-line split button
  • Toolbox: Linear Elements

Method Sets when the intersection is defined.
  • From Point — The intersection is defined when the element being intersected is selected.
  • To Point — The intersection is defined by the second data point.
Active Angle Sets the angle, measured counter-clockwise from the intersected line segment, at which the line is constructed.
Length If on, the length is constrained to the value that is typed in the field.
Key-in: CONSTRUCT LINE AA [ 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 ]