# How do I draw a circle in a tangent circle in AutoCAD?

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## How do you draw a circle tangent to a circle?

Point to Tangents on a Circle

1. Draw a line connecting the point to the center of the circle.
2. Construct the perpendicular bisector of that line.
3. Place the compass on the midpoint, adjust its length to reach the end point, and draw an arc across the circle.
4. Where the arc crosses the circle will be the tangent points.

## How do you use tangent tangent tangent in a circle command in CAD?

You can use the Tangent, Tangent, Radius method to create a circle tangent to any two objects. Click to select each of the lines, and then press ENTER to accept the default radius value. Again, the program creates a circle of the desired radius tangent to the two objects you selected.

## How do you draw a tangent without the center of the circle?

Draw tangents to a circle from an external point without using…

1. Take point O and draw a circle of radius 4 cm.
2. Take any point P out side the circle.
3. Through the external point P draw a straight line PBA meet the given circle at A and B.
4. With AP as diameter , draw a semicircle.

## How do you draw a tangent line in AutoCAD 2010?

1. Draw in your two Circles if you don’t have them already drawn.
2. Start Line command and then press Ctrl + Right Click of the mouse and choose “Tangent“.
3. Pick the first circle’s outline.
4. Again press Ctrl + Right Click of the mouse and choose “Tangent

## How do I thicken a circle in AutoCAD?

How do I increase the thickness of a circle in AutoCAD?

1. Draw a circle.
2. Type boundary on the command line.
3. In the Boundary Creation dialog box, check that the Object Type is set to Polyline.
4. Click the Pick Points button and click inside the circle.
5. Press Enter to create a circle polyline.

## How do you draw a 3 point circle in AutoCAD?

Three points uniquely define a circle. If you circumscribe a circle around a triangle, the circumcenter of that triangle will also be the center of that circle.

## How do I draw a circle in AutoCAD 2021?

Draw a Circle by Center and Radius or Diameter

1. Do one of the following: Click Home tab Draw panel Circle drop-down Center, Radius. Find. Click Home tab Draw panel Circle drop-down Center, Diameter. Find.
2. Specify the center point.
3. Specify the radius or diameter.