iLogic Tutorial for the iDrawer – 05

iLogic Tutorial – 05 – The Side Dovetail Profile Sketch Creation

Now for a pair of lines to dimension to get the cutter angles. Draw two lines as shown below making sure to get the horizontal constraint glyphs before clicking…

iLogic Tutorial for the iDrawer Page Five Image 01 - Dovetail Cutter

…then get the Vertical Constraint tool from the Constrain panel and constrain the ends of the lines to the shorter cutter line as shown…

iLogic Tutorial for the iDrawer Page Five Image 02 - More Dovetail Cutter Lines

…now draw a horizontal line from the center (make sure you get the green dot indicator) of the longer vertical line to about half way to the short one as shown.

iLogic Tutorial for the iDrawer Page Five Image 03 - Dovetail Depth Of Cut

You can now dimension as shown below. Note that there is a Cut_depth and a Cutter_Depth.

iLogic Tutorial for the iDrawer Page Five Image 04 - All Dimensions

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