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12-18-2007, 07:32 PM
I am new to esprit 2008. I was wondering if someone could explain
how to mirror a 2d image drawn in the xy plane.I want to mirror
it about a line drawn in y axis. Tried the F1 help but couldn't get it to work.

12-18-2007, 10:00 PM
That's easy.
Scale the Y axis by Minus one.
It will be easiest if your Y0 reference is along the Y centre line
It will flip around Y0.

If you scale both axis by -1 then you have done a 180 deg rotation around X0 Y0

12-19-2007, 06:38 PM
Thanks, I will try it tommorow

12-23-2007, 04:34 AM
See the attached diagram. The scale idea suggested above doesn't work in Esprit.

12-23-2007, 01:16 PM
thanks dcoupar that is what i was looking for.
you are right , i couldnt get scale idea to work

12-24-2007, 02:24 AM
Glad I could help.