SketchUp Arc Tools: Introduction

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Arc tools introduction

Use the Arc tools to draw Arc entities: arcs comprised of multiple connected line segments (which can be edited as a single arc). Activate any of the Arc tools from the Toolbar / Tool Palette or from the Draw menu. There are four Arc Tools; Arc, 2-Point Arc, 3-Point Arc, and Pie tools which all draw arcs but in different ways.

Keyboard Shortcut for 2-Point Arc: A

Arc tools introduction

Use the Arc tools to draw Arc entities: arcs comprised of multiple connected line segments (which can be edited as a single arc). Activate any of the Arc tools from the Toolbar / Tool Palette or from the Draw menu. There are three Arc Tools; Arc, 2-Point Arc, and Pie tools which all draw arcs but in different ways.

Keyboard Shortcut for 2-Point Arc: A

Arc tool introduction

Use the Arc tool to draw Arc entities: arcs comprised of multiple connected line segments (which can be edited as a single arc). Activate the Arc tool from the Toolbar / Tool Palette or from the Draw menu.

Keyboard Shortcut for Arc: A