Circle using two points and radius.

Please use this forum to post feedback and suggestions related to QCAD Professional.

Moderator: andrew

Circle using two points and radius.

Postby artisanicview » Sat Jun 19, 2010 6:37 pm

I created a draw using Qcad and I needed to create a circle using two given points and radius but I cant find such an option in Qcad. Finally I created the circle using the c3 (3 points circle) tool and approximation. Have taken a lot of time and the result wasn't so precise resulting an APPROXIMATE and not an exact circle of what I want. I want to ask if is possible to add an option of constructing circles from two points and radius.
artisanicview
Newbie Member
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Sat Jun 19, 2010 6:23 pm

Postby andrew » Sat Jun 26, 2010 8:25 pm

We will consider including such a tool.

For now, you might want to create a simple auxiliary construction to draw a circle through points P1 and P2 with radius R:

- draw a circle with radius R and center P1
- draw another circle with radius R and center P2
- draw circle with radius R and center at one of the intersection points of the two other circles
User avatar
andrew
Site Admin
 
Posts: 2557
Joined: Fri Mar 30, 2007 6:07 am


Return to QCAD 2.1/2.2 Suggestions and Feedback

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest