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StraightDimensionSetHandlerCreateDimensionSet Method (ViewBase, PointList, Vector, Double, Double, Double, StraightDimensionSetStraightDimensionSetAttributes)

Creates straight dimensions and combines them to one straight dimension set. Returns null if fails.

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Drawing (in Tekla.Structures.Drawing.dll) Version: 2019.1.0.0 (2019.1.0.0)
Syntax
public StraightDimensionSet CreateDimensionSet(
	ViewBase View,
	PointList DimensionPoints,
	Vector UpDirection,
	double Distance,
	double LeftTagLineOffset,
	double RightTagLineOffset,
	StraightDimensionSetStraightDimensionSetAttributes Attributes
)

Parameters

View
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingViewBase
The view to be used.
DimensionPoints
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingPointList
The dimension points to be used.
UpDirection
Type: Tekla.Structures.Geometry3dVector
The direction from the dimension points to the dimension line.
Distance
Type: SystemDouble
The distance in paper millimeters taken from the first dimension point to the dimension line.
LeftTagLineOffset
Type: SystemDouble
The left tag line offset measured in paper millimeters.
RightTagLineOffset
Type: SystemDouble
The right tag line offset measured in paper millimeters.
Attributes
Type: Tekla.Structures.DrawingStraightDimensionSetStraightDimensionSetAttributes
The attributes to be used.

Return Value

Type: StraightDimensionSet
The created straight dimension set or null if fails.
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