Would it be possible to draw a circle arc between edge endpoints of a mesh as shown below?

The mesh consists of nothing but the two edges.

Arc At Edge Endpoints


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Here's a setup that should work for your specific mesh:

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What I'm doing:

  • First, I delete the vertices that has more than one neighboring edges, which in your setup means only the vertex at the center gets deleted since it has two neighboring edges.
  • Now that I'm left with two vertices at the endpoints of the edges, I can be certain of their indices ($0$ and $1$). I Sample them at those Index numbers to get their Positions, and use those positions as the Start and End points for the Arc curve primitive in Points mode.
  • I'm also using an Empty object to control the Middle point. You can use just numbers, but a visual aid like that might be more convenient.
  • $\begingroup$ I had worked out a solution but this is much cleaner and simpler. I am trying this one now. Thank you! Could you tell me where exactly is the Sample Index node? I didn't find it through search. I am using Blender version 3.3.1. $\endgroup$ Nov 9, 2022 at 4:39
  • $\begingroup$ I'm using 3.4. Sample Index is one of several new nodes that replaced the Transfer Attribute node: blender.stackexchange.com/a/276088/71578 You can either use Transfer Attribute, or switch to 3.4 Beta if you want to be more up to date. $\endgroup$
    – Kuboå
    Nov 9, 2022 at 9:33

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