Arc Elliptical

Creates an elliptical arc by defining a bounding rectangle for the ellipse. The axes of the ellipse will be orthogonal.

  1. Select the first corner of the bounding rectangle.
  2. Define the diagonally opposite corner of the bounding rectangle, or enter the major and minor axis lengths in the Inspector Bar. img
  3. A dotted line appears from the centerpoint. Move the cursor to set the arc start angle, or enter the angle in the Inspector Bar. img
  4. Move the cursor counterclockwise to draw the arc, or enter the end angle or arc length in the Inspector Bar. img