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How do I maintain equal distance between the 2 paths in adobe illustrator?

I'd guess that the magenta path is actually a filled shape and not a stroked path. Construction would be easier, and more uniform, if everything was merely a stroked path. You can then simply stack ...
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Illustrator: can I change the edge of a stroke to give the shape i wanted to it

Well no. But you can circumvent this: What i do however is just draw a transparent object over the end and use it as a knockout over the text. This gets erased when you run the transparency flattener ...
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How do I make a spacetime curvature grid like this (the black hole one)?

This should be a comment, but this site allows only respected members write comments. Illustrator can make the funnel as a surface. You can get it by applying 3D effect revolve to a curve. You can get ...
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Inkscape stroke affecting the letters' width

Yes! I've found it! Take a look: In short: Go to Fill and Stroke (Shift+Ctrl+F) Go to Stroke style tab In the Order section, select Stroke, Fill, Markers
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How to make perfectly sharp angles to this figure in Illustrator?

Do not use that complex tool for a job which should succeed by using something much simpler. Use only the pen and the direct selection tool (the node tool for those who prefer to use Inkscape). Draw ...
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Apply stroke to a filled shape in Adobe Illustrator

There is no single way that professionals work, they all use different techniques. The method you suggest doesn't sound unreasonable. Anyway, here's how I would do it, but there are probably many ...
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Illustrator: can I change the edge of a stroke to give the shape i wanted to it

Generally the fonts contain strokeless, but filled closed areas. Fonts which are only open lines and curves with no filled areas are special products for machine engraving and common graphic software ...
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Indesign - Why does the stroke imported from Photoshop (left) look fine while ID's stroke (right) looks jagged and horrible?

Click "Stroke" and adjust the Join to Round.
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How can I eliminate distortion of stroked object when numerically scaling in AI?

I see the discrepancy you are experiencing coming from a combination of a couple things. From Preferences> General> Use Preview Bounds, if checked on, your bounding box aligns with the outer ...
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Figma: how to make auto layout frame contain a stroke's width

One possibility is to use filled rectangles instead of lines with strokes.
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Scaling down Stroked lines

Tick Scale Strokes And Effects on the Transform Panel before dragging. (Scale Strokes and Effects is also in the Preferences, but the Transform Panel is easier.)
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