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I am trying to draw a speedometer with GIMP. Is there a easy way duplicate the line by rotating it about the center?

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    @joojaa I think that one is for adobe software. – Dropped Jun 18 '16 at 18:32
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    It does not matter what the software is the same method of cloning works in all graphics applications ive ever used. Just adding a tag does not make it a gimp question. Your supposed write that in your question body. – joojaa Jun 18 '16 at 18:34
  • Try registry.gimp.org/node/15534 – joojaa Jun 18 '16 at 18:48
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Working with symmetries and the flip tool you can avoid some work.

You can use the multi-replicate script to copy-rotate your element as many times as necessary.

You can use the dial-marks script to create the dual marks directly (as paths, then Select>From path and bucket-fill. See discussion here.

Not that this kind of graphic is best done with vector graphics, so Inkscape could be better suited than Gimp.

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