The Lead-in Dialog Box

Introduction

The Lead-In dialog box allows you to modify the parameters for any lead-in scenario separately from the Default Lead-In/Out settings. The Lead-In parameters are explained next.

 


NOTE:      In order to change the Lead-In dialog box settings, you must clear the Use Default Lead-In check box.


The Dialog Box Parameters

CheckBoxSelected.png Select this check box to use the lead-in parameters that are set in the Default Lead-In/Out dialog box.

CheckBoxCleared.png Clear this check box to make all parameters available in the Lead-In dialog box.

 

Lead-In

 

Arcs

 

Lines

 

CheckBoxSelected.png Select this check box to flip the lead-in to the opposite side.

CheckBoxCleared.png Clear this check box to turn the option off.

 

Lead Parameters

When using any of the arc lead-in types, the arc is defined either by the arc width and arc length, or by the arc sweep and arc diameter (% of tool diameter). When using any of the line lead-in types, the line is defined by the length. All available options are explained next.

 

Arcs

 

Lines