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Offline dh42

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Axis orientation
« on: September 27, 2012, 13:16:16 pm »
Hello,

Just a question: why when in YZ view the Z axis is horizontal and not vertical ?



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Re: Axis orientation
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2012, 13:31:16 pm »
It does seem somewhat arbitrary.  In the XY view you are looking from above so in a -Z direction.  In the XZ view you look in a -X direction.  But in the YZ view it's a +X direction.

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Re: Axis orientation
« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2012, 13:44:59 pm »
Hi
In the XZ view you look in a +Y direction.

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Re: Axis orientation
« Reply #3 on: September 28, 2012, 12:16:49 pm »
True - brain fart on my part.   ???