Feature Drawing
Basic



BOX

Description
Draw a rectangle at a given latitude/longitude. Uses 8 to 9 comma-delimited parameters.
Syntax
BOX 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8[,9]

The BOX command has these parts:

Parameter Description
1 Center point latitude (ąDD portion)
2 Center point latitude (MM portion)
3 Center point latitude (SS portion)
4 Center point longitude (ąDDD portion)
5 Center point longitude (MM portion)
6 Center point longitude (SS portion)
7 Distance from center to right margin (in.)
8 Distance from center to top margin (in.)
9 [Optional] Fill pattern
Remarks
An empty numeric parameter field = 0.

MicroCAM fill patterns and codes

fill patterns

Example

BOX 45,,,-90,,,2,1,21
Draws a 4" by 2" box centered on 45°N, 90°W and filled with pattern 21.

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