Ultra Large PDF

One of my colleagues created a 7MB PDF from a CAD file today. This in itself is a sure sign that something was…

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Sketchup Location

If you are using Sketchup and want to geo-locate a custom location, this is done by Latitude and Longitude. If you however don’t…

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Topographical Survey 2D to 3D sketchup

Today I needed to take a 2D survey and create a landscape in Sketchup. I had the elevation data in the autocad file…

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Text to Sketchup

Sketchup 7 (the last free Sketchup to have a DWG import option) doesn’t seem to have a way to bring text from AutoCAD…

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Create Hatch

Bizarrely AutoCAD has not (as far as I am aware) created an easy hatch creation method, preferably in a GUI. This is long,…

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Delete Key

One of my colleagues mysteriously could not use the delete key in AutoCAD. It worked fine in other programmes. Generally this is seems…

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