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Problem with DXF import
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* September 04, 2009, 11:06:39 AM
I am having a problem with importing a DXF file in regard to scale/size/dimensions. Not sure how to describe it. The drawing opens fine, but if I add a new dimension it clearly has no relation to the existing dimensions or actual dimensions of the part.

I know I am missing something !!

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* September 04, 2009, 11:30:13 AM
#1
Can you please post or email me the drawing?

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September 04, 2009, 01:22:25 PM
#2
Check the space units of the drawing.  Units are not described in the DXF format so you may be working in " while the rest of the drawing is in mm or something like that. 

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Rip Fowler
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