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    What image are you looking at?

    You do realize that the image I posted is an isometric (SE orientation).
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    Do you guys usually draw in Front view instead of Top view?

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    I tend to start my drawings in plan view then move to an isometric view once I start extruding or using press/pull.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mason Dixon View Post
    The hipped part is where it angles down on the left side. How is that created?
    I'm not sure why I am having all this trouble seeing some of the images posted here but once again it appears to be the case. What is depicted in the image, a concrete wall?
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    Its a profile typically used in handrail type stuff.

    I guess all I need to know is, say I extruded a rectangle a couple feet, how would I take a wedge off the end so that the extruded rectangle tapered at the end?

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    I'd draw the rectangle from the side that shows the angled end and then either extrude it or use press/pull.
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    Here you go.

    Tapered Wall.jpg

    Wall in 2D on left (black). Wall in 3D on right (red). I turned it a bit so you get a better view. 2D drawn using lines. Wall converted into a solid using press/pull.

    It helps to know how to manipulate the UCS.
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    hipped.jpg

    That is what I'm trying to replicate, so I don't think I can draw the side and extrude.

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