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Mastering Autodesk® Inventor® 2012 and Autodesk® Inventor LT™ 2012 by Curtis Waguespack

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Gaining More Sketch Skills

There are many tools available in the sketch environment, each used to draw different types of geometry or modify geometry in a different way. Many of these are covered in the following pages, but as a reminder, if you hover your mouse pointer over the tool and then pause, you will see a tool tip appear; hover a bit longer, and a larger, more informative tool tip will appear. These progressive tool tips are a great help when you're attempting to use tools that you don't often use and you need a helpful hint to remember what they do and how they do it.

Creating Arcs

You can create sketch arcs by using one of three arc tools available in Inventor's sketch environment. All three arc types are available in a drop-down menu ...

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