TRIM command runs with the toolbar or from the MODIFY menu, text = Modify> Trim, or the command line prompt, type the command. Enter a letter to reference the section line at the starting point. Two types of lines are acceptable for cutting plane lines in multiview drawings. 2. At the Specify second break point: prompt, type @ and press Enter. and it got me thinking: why isn't there a tripoint osnap setting -- something that gets you the tripartite look. 4. On invoking the Trim tool you will be prompted to select the cutting edges. You can shorten or lengthen objects to meet the edges of other objects. Select a starting point for the section line . Users may cut the line between two specific points by using break command. You can break a line or other object into two objects without any space between them using the BREAK command. hello fellow draft monkeys! AutoCAD cut-list Hello, I'm currently in the process of changing how to draw and set-up our machining process for our custom cabinet company. How to cut off or trimming part of the line using the commands in AutoCAD – TRIM. Click Home tab Detail panel Section Line. Pick the line or lines that will be the cutting edges and hit . like in attachment. These edges can be lines, polylines, circles, arcs, ellipses, rays, splines, text, blocks, xlines or even viewports. 5. Users can also create space by using break command. TRIM command can be cut off parts of the line. We are now designing all the cabinets and components in AutoCAD as opposed to our cabinet software. It is important to use only one type of cutting plane line on a single drawing. 2)