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Measurement of distance between vertices on a curved polygon

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Does anyone know of a quick way of meauring the distance between vertices on a curved polygon? I have been duplicating the polygon and slicing at the vertices then checking the perimeter of the line. This is important for measuing edging of plant beds in landscaping.

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Let's wish it!

This is a Distance Along a Path (or Perimeter) option for the tape measure and the dimension tools. Or a new dimension tool and a new tape measure tool.

Measures or annotates path length between any two clicks, or series of clicks on any path or edge of any object - 2d, 3d, straight, curved, line, poly, NURBS, mesh segment, etc.

If path is closed, tool has toggle key between long and short portions.

Chain/station options annotate individual or cumulative path lengths among multiple clicks.

Segment selection highlights during measurement.

Associative option: Dimensions update as the path is edited.

Parametric option: Set path length and shape changes as one or more points are moved.

OIP options for dimension display format: Inline, offset, normal/horiz/vert, text size, font, left/right placement, arrows/hashes/dots,

And another thing . . .

-B

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