This chapter includes the commands used to document or dimension a drawing. The
LINEARDIMENSIONcommand creates horizontal and vertical dimensions. The
PARALLELDIMENSION command creates aligned dimensions. The
BASELINEDIMENSION commands create continued or parallel dimensions from an existing dimension. The
ANGLEDIMENSION command creates angular dimensions. The
DIAMETERDIMENSION commands create radial and diameter dimensions and the
ARCLENGTHDIMENSION command dimensions the perimeter of arcs. The
ORDINATEDIMENSION command creates ordinate dimensions, corresponding to X-Datum or Y-Datum point coordinates. Before applying ordinate dimensions, it is often necessary to specify a new coordinate system ...