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Forum: AutoCAD 3D Modelling & Rendering

Solid and surface modelling, UCS, cameras, lighting, materials, rendering and animation. Share your woes or experience here.

  1. Poll Sticky Thread Sticky: Poll: 3D FAQ

    Please read this first, yes it is long :lol: . I need to fix the formating :oops: AutoCAD 2000 3D FAQ This FAQ answers the following questions: Q1: How do I speed up 3D redraws in...

    Started by Mr T‎, 4th Oct 2004 05:07 pm
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    18th Jan 2012 07:47 am Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Guidelines for Posting New Threads - *PLEASE READ BEFORE POSTING*

    Posted below are some simple guidelines to follow when creating a new thread here in the 3D section. Before posting a new thread, take a few minutes and use the forum's "Search" function....

    Started by Cad64‎, 8th Jan 2009 03:32 am
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  1. trouble with loft

    hi you guys doing, I've used this site a few times to help me with my CAD homework. This time around I couldn't find what I was looking for so, I'm creating this thread. I'm making a c-clamp. I...

    Started by jaycich‎, 6th Dec 2016 02:13 am
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  2. How to draw a vertical pyramid?

    In the attached drawing, I want the angle between planes ABEH and ACDB to be 90 degrees. How should I define the pyramid to obtain that shape?

    Started by khoshravan‎, 24th Dec 2016 02:50 pm
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  3. Why does my render look like crap?

    Hi, I am making a 3D design of some button layout and recreated a button i want to use in AutoCAD. The problem i have when rendering is that the render result looks as 'choppy' as the...

    Started by OMEGA-ThundeR‎, 14th Dec 2016 11:22 pm
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  4. Idea Command to allow a 2D pattern (not an image) wrap around a 3D surface/solid?

    Hello All Have a quick question - Does anyone know if AutoCAD has a command to allow shapes wrap over a 3D surface or solids? Something similar to FlowAlongSrf in Rhino I have tried many...

    Started by ADSK2007‎, 8th Dec 2016 07:12 pm
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    10th Dec 2016 11:58 pm Go to last post
  5. Applying Material on 3D Model

    Hi Can someone help, I am trying to apply a shingle roofing texture onto my 3D model and everytime I apply a material it didn’t come out the way I expected. The texture appears in vertical strip, I...

    Started by grgedwards007‎, 7th Dec 2016 11:07 am
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  6. 3D conical hexagon

    Hello! I am total amateur in ACAD (still using 2000 edition), but it serve me well. But now I cam e to problem I can not solve - any help will be higly appretiated. I wish to make 3D object...

    Started by george74‎, 8th Nov 2016 09:10 pm
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    29th Nov 2016 05:32 am Go to last post
  7. Question Stairs Software ?

    Hi Cadtutor Users, i'm from Italy and i'm new on AutoCad. i wana design Stair but i don't know how i can design stair in AutoCad, maybe i hv to instal any software ? please also tell me which...

    Started by tabassum‎, 29th Jun 2011 07:53 pm
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    27th Nov 2016 01:35 pm Go to last post
  8. Cutting a hole in a solid, and making a circle a solid.

    I have been drawing in AutoCAD LT for years so I'm very familiar with most 2-D commands however I cant seem to do some simple things in the Full Version of AutoCAD 2000 3-D. Lets say I have drawn...

    Started by mike Keith‎, 1st Apr 2003 09:52 pm
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    21st Nov 2016 02:05 pm Go to last post
  9. Change unit of scale in texture editor.

    how to change the unit of scale in texture editor. Drawing units is in mm. plz help.

    Started by xpr0‎, 21st Nov 2016 09:29 am
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    21st Nov 2016 01:58 pm Go to last post
  10. Smile New to Autocad 3d

    Hi, i need some help and commands to start 3d in auto cad kindly give me some commands which are help full to me to use 3d i m using autocad 2009

    Started by Navi‎, 17th Nov 2016 07:53 am
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    21st Nov 2016 07:35 am Go to last post
  11. AutoCAD 3D usefulness

    I teach AutoCAD (among several other things) at the university level. We are working on revamping our program and I am wondering how useful it is to continue to teach AutoCAD 3D. We also teach Revit,...

    Started by AR_CAD_guy‎, 15th Nov 2016 12:12 am
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  12. Curved, convex 3d text. Driving me nuts.

    I'd like to place text that is curved and in a 3d model. I have used ARCTEXT to create the text. I'd like it to be "Convex" on the arc I attach it to. Then I use TXTEXP to explode the text, so I can...

    Started by PGuatney‎, 3rd Nov 2016 07:36 pm
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    13th Nov 2016 05:16 am Go to last post
  13. Door/window assembly - proportional offset

    Hello all, How can I specify proportional size for division offset? For example if I want to divide a window to three vertical parts where the left and right parts are 25% each of total window...

    Started by zionshea‎, 12th Nov 2016 10:09 pm
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  14. Text issue on 3d surface

    This is the first time I have ventured into 3d modelling in quite some time. I created this 3d model of a basic fire alarm notification device. I have an issue of the text showing up when I render...

    Started by Ski_Me‎, 9th Nov 2016 09:43 pm
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    10th Nov 2016 08:10 pm Go to last post
  15. Hiding objects behind

    Hi, I'm new to AutoCad 2017 recently got a license. I'm trying to figure out how to get the block rectangle behind the pole.

    Started by Zesh‎, 8th Nov 2016 09:05 pm
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    8th Nov 2016 10:02 pm Go to last post
  16. I wnat to aplay the Photo as a wall paper to a round wall .

    Hi every one ! what did i do wrong that cos this ? thanks

    Started by Gali‎, 18th Oct 2016 01:11 pm
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  17. Crooked Materials

    I'm having an issue with materials. I applied 3in Square - White tiles to a polysolid face, but the material is appears crooked in the render. I needed to draw and imprint lines on the polysolid to...

    Started by belexes‎, 28th Oct 2016 01:51 am
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    29th Oct 2016 08:37 pm Go to last post
  18. Solid Square to round transisiton.

    Can any one help me Im a trying to solid model a square to round transition. Cant figure it out. Is it possible. if not a surface will have to do.

    Started by the hat‎, 19th Jul 2007 11:36 am
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  19. Problem with my cursor in 3D

    Not really sure how to phrase my question, so I took a screen shot. Basically my crosshairs are not matching my UCS in the X and Z directions. I did some searching, and it was recommended that I set...

    Started by Richard Daugird‎, 26th Oct 2016 04:23 pm
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    27th Oct 2016 06:09 am Go to last post
  20. Calculating a volume from a set of 3d polylines

    Hi guys and girls, first time posting. I'm trying to calculate a precise volume of sediment that will be added to a beach. That's called beach nourishment. I know it's weird, I'm a...

    Started by JEEP‎, 26th Oct 2016 02:18 am
    • Replies: 3
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    26th Oct 2016 08:50 am Go to last post
  21. There's something I'm not understanding about perspective views and zooming

    Hey guys, got a question about the above. Say I have a pretty big drawing going on of an entire floor of a commercial space, plus extra space for elevation blocks and whatnot. I'm pretty...

    Started by oftenly‎, 21st Oct 2016 10:04 pm
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    24th Oct 2016 08:53 pm Go to last post
  22. New to 3D

    I am trying to turn this into a 3D drawing. It is an awning structure that will be 10ft long, with 2 of these "Ribs' in equal lengths. I cant seem to figure out how to turn this into a 3d object. I...

    Started by abraCADabra‎, 18th Sep 2016 05:47 pm
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    18th Oct 2016 03:27 pm Go to last post
  23. Activate point cloud while clicking on it

    Hi. I have a problem with a point cloud. Yesterday everything worked great but now if I am clicking on a point cloud I can't get it activate (it's not going to turn blue like before) to see the...

    Started by aivu13‎, 12th Oct 2016 12:48 pm
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  24. Problem with LOFT

    Hi everyone. I´m using Autocad 2012, and I´m trying to make a solid leg in using loft to create a solid leg from 2 circles. But only makes surface. Any suggestion?

    Started by Rafael Pinto‎, 11th Oct 2016 10:15 pm
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    12th Oct 2016 08:02 am Go to last post
  25. Idea Problem with Path Array

    Hi All, Currently we are developing a filter mesh plate that is round and consisting out of countless holes of 0.03mm x 0.45mm in diameter. The filter disk area is 130mm. I am running into the...

    Started by basM‎, 10th Oct 2016 03:15 pm
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    10th Oct 2016 06:45 pm Go to last post

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