I am new to Carbide create. I am trying to determine the angle in degrees of 2 intersecting vectors

at a node. Any ideas?

Carbide Create doesn’t have a feature for this — you have to do the underlying trigonometry, or draw the tangent at right angles, then rotate the circle and the other geometry (but if the circle is a circle, it won’t rotate unless you perform a node edit or Boolean operation to make it into a curve).

Recent tech support query had me doing:

https://www.blockscad3d.com/community/projects/1318915

Post the file?

EDIT: My first idea didn’t work…this one does:

Here are your two vectors

**TURN OFF SNAP TO GRID**- Rotate the vectors (or a copy of them) so that one leg rests along a grid line

- Then Draw a box smaller than the vector bounding area

- Drag the box’s lower left corner so it snaps onto the vertex of the vectors

- Scale the rectangle using the
**top-middle handle**until the**top-right handle**lines up with the second vector

- Hit Done.
- The rectangle is still selected so the width and height values shown on the screen are the numbers you need

The angle is arc-tangent of (the Height of the rectangle divided by the width)

atan(h/w)

In this case: 52.866691379636990706376552930063 degrees

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