Hatch

Hatching is used to indicate areas such as paving, mulching, decking etc. The area to be hatched can be formed by a number of entities, but it must be a closed space. The HATCH command is used to start the process,a selection from a series of hatch patterns is made, the scale of patterning adjusted the zone hatched.

Hatch example

The HATCH command can be activated in a number of ways:

  • Activate the draw drop down menu and select Hatch,
  • Type the HATCH command at the keyboard or,
  • Pick the Hatch icon from the Draw toolbar.
Apply hatching part 1

Image files How to apply hatching in gCADPlus landscape designs

Apply hatching part 2

Image files Hatching entities in gCADPlus landscape designs.

Apply hatching part 3

Image files Hatching entities in gCADPlus landscape designs.

Apply hatching part 4

Image files Hatching entities in gCADPlus landscape designs.

Apply hatching part 5

Image files How to apply different hatch patters to gCADPlus landscape plans. We use the MATCHPROP command and ‘paint’ one hatch patterns from one zone to another.

Apply hatching part 6

Image files  We examine the use of different styles of hatching in a detailed design for a rear garden space.