A ray line is a line that starts at the point of origin and has infinite length. It is represented by a solid line with a circle at one end. A special line is any type of line that does not intersect the boundary of the drawing area.
A ray line is a line that is drawn from an object to the viewer. It can be used to show the end of a beam, or to create a shadow on the ground.
A special line is a line that is not connected to any other lines. A special line can be used in drawings for things such as construction lines and non-visible lines.
The best way to use these lines is to create a line of thought that will lead the reader from their current state to the desired state.
There are three types of Ray Lines:
A Normal Ray Line is drawn at an angle of 45 degrees to the XY plane.
A Parallel Ray Line is drawn parallel to the XY plane and therefore has no angles.
A Perpendicular Ray Line is drawn perpendicular to the XY plane and therefore has no angles
The steps to create a line or ray in Autocad are as follows:
Click the Line tool on the Draw panel.
Select the start point with a left mouse click and then drag to define the start point of the line.
Click on an endpoint and drag it to define an end point for the line.
Click on another endpoint and drag it to define an end point for the line again, if necessary, or click again on a previous endpoint and drag it to change its location.
Press Enter when finished drawing lines or press Esc when you want to cancel drawing lines and remove all drawn points from your screen