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David Poiron

Scale formatting

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This may seem like a peculiar request, but it would be nice to be able to select "=" or ":" for metric or imperial scales. I like to use ":" when using imperial because scale is still a ratio to me, not an equal.

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(Architectural) Imperial scales are annotated with = denoting 'to the'

Dimensionless (metric) scales are given as a ratio using :

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I know this is the convention. However, I would like to have the option to

show imperial scales as 1/4" : 1'-0" and still have them use the correct scale of the viewport instead of typing a custom value.

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