About Using Specific Measurement Types

You can use the following measurement types in the Measure tool:

• Length—Measures the length of a curve, edge, or perimeter.

• Distance—Measures the distance between two reference entities.

• Angle—Measures the angle between two reference entities.

• Diameter—Measures the diameter of a surface.

• Area—Measures the area of a surface, quilt, facet, or model.

• Volume—Measures the volume of a model or closed quilt. Measures the volume of a model on one side of a designated plane.

• Transform—Measures the transformation matrix between two selected coordinate systems.