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I want to SLICE away (TOP view, right to left) the corner of this 3d object without success. The red polyline is the planar Object.
Please help. Thanks in advance.
i'm a newbie in autocad3D,a real beginner, plz help me for converting this object i've made intod a solid, it's my homework which have to be ready upto tomorrow!
when i use CONVTOSOLID the...
I have this 3D drawing in the attachment that I have to generate a 2D view using Flatshot. I've managed to draw the 3D view and generate the 2D view using Flatshot. The problem I'm having...
when i try to region/extrude it i get 0 regions and a 3d circles that dont fill all the way, what is the fastest way to approach this one!? help please thank you :)
using the 3d orbit comand sometimes when i rotate the 'center of the axis' i am rotating from is right near the object i am viewing. other times it seems to be way out making it difficult to rotate...
I have a shelled solid that I want to fill the cavity for editing. What is the best way to go about this? Solid was created in Solidworks by our supplier and imported into Autocad as a Sat file. I...
I'm drawing a roof and I put tiles texture on it but it appeared on wrong sides:
as you can see tiles are shown on the "slimmer" side while I would need it on a wider side and I can't figure out...
no idea what it even starts with...
I'm having an issue with my rendering. It has been fine until now however when I try to render it comes out as totally grey screen disappearing the image/model.
Is there a way to quickly identity a material on a solid's face? Is there a way to turn mesh (MAX files converted to DXF) back to solid?
I have a blueprint of a car.
Can someone here create the 3D model of it in AutoCAD or any CAD programs such as Inventor and write the tutorial here?
I have tried a various tricks and several programs such as Inventor,Solidworks and 3ds max plus lot of help from Google,but at the end I can not find proper way to import somehow stl files as soldis...
Can you help me to draw the window pitched roof in the picture? Thanks :(
I need to make a 3d of the Colosseum as it looked in 80 AD.
Does anyone know where I can get dimensions?
Does anyone know any easier way to place holes evenly around a hollow sphere other than the increasingly complicated way I've been trying to do it?
I am having trouble viewing the model when using 3Dorbit. I am trying to rotate around a specific point in the model using the mouse scroll button. But the model rotates around a different...
I've created a roof on a house using the 'extrude' 'taper' commands. But this creates a hip roof. I there a way I could move the tapered faces on the roof ends to the vertical to make it a gable end?
In architecture, quite often I need to shape surfaces between skew lines (i.e. hyperbolic paraboloids) using the LOFT command. To make these surfaces 3D Solids, I use the THICKEN command to give them...
Anyone know an easy way to emport mep to navis???:
I am using autocad civil 3d 2010. I got .dng files (in 3d) from a customer. I was able to import the data to .dwg (no problem). However, some data seemed to be missing. The customer could see...
Anyone get this before? (see attached below)
I've run a number of renders of various degrees of complexity from this fairly large (78MEG) model, but the latest aerial shot crashes almost...
In this thread a user posted his situation about why his sweep was not working correctly. In short, I too have...
is there a way to join lines and arcs in diff. planes to a 3d polyline. like pedit for 2d line in a single plane. i need to sweep a cross section along the lines
Now that I'm getting much more familiar with Revit, I am really loving the true parametric environment, especially for 3D objects. I know that AutoCAD finally introduced Parametric Constraints a few...
Is there A way to make autocad update the viewbase projection only when i ask for , and not everytime coming back to layout ?
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