ArrowsKeyCreator \ Detail \ Detail-Line \ Arrows
Location: Detail>Detail Lines>Arrows
Use the Arrows feature to create lines with arrowheads at either end point. The arrow lines can be combined with text notes and witness lines to create custom details.
NOTE: Arrow entities are not attached to text
When using the Independent Arrows feature, it will be important to keep the following in mind:
Using the Function:
Arrows can be created using the following methods: End Points, String, Parallel, and Perpendicular. These methods appear on the Conversation Bar when Arrows is selected from the Detail>Detail Lines submenu.
The End Points option requires that you select a start and end position for the arrow.
The String option requires that you select a start position for an arrow and end positions for each connected arrow in the string.
The Parallel option requires you to select a reference line off which to base the new arrow.
The Perpendicular option requires that you select a reference line, to which the arrow will be created perpendicular.
HINT: To change the direction and style of dimension arrows and the arrow origination location for label arrows see the Leader/Witness page in the Set Current Default Attributes dialog box.