Suppose I drawn a set of objects that will fill an angular wedge of approximately 58° of a circumscribed circle.

Now I want to stretch these object so that they fill a wedge of exactly 60°; more formally I want to scale the polar angle of polar coordinates of the control points. [Later I want to replicate these object 6 times to fill an entire circle.]

Is this possible?


Draw a 60 degr. reference wedge and put your image there. Warp your image:

Object > Envelope Distort > Make by Warp > Arc, vertical, preview, bend=0

Finally rotate the warped object. Undo and repeat, if not near enough.

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No rotation is needed, if you position the original and the reference so that the half angle is horizontal The Smokeman sits on a horizontal surface, so it's easier to rotate him back.

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