Trimesh Face Colours

This post will show you how you can change the colour of Trimesh Faces in a short 3 minute video found at the bottom of this post. From the menu, Use: BIM => Trimesh => Replace colour by colour The example I show below is to change Trimesh Face colours that have been imported into [...]
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Create Settlement Model or Rock Strata Model

  This "Settlement" option can be used to create a New Model from an existing model by using values of different levels. Find this option here:   Main menu under Design => More => Settlement I can see this being useful in two scenarios described below: Scenarios A: When multiple strings and control points have been [...]
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IFC File Export – Distorted / Jagged Objects in Navisworks

If you have exported your 12d Model project data via the .ifc file format and have imported it into Navisworks and your pipe objects are displayed as jagged / distorted and are a mono colour, see below for the solution on how to fix this. If your 12d Model looks like this, looking good! and your [...]
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Masonry Block Retaining Wall Creator

The Masonry Block Retaining Wall Creator will create a stepped masonry block retaining wall between two surfaces. The height of the wall will always be set to a specific number of blocks. The wall will increase in thickness (and the footing size will increase) as it gets higher. Strings are created defining the top of [...]
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Civil Road Design – Typical Workflow

The following is a typical workflow outlining the required steps usually required to undertake and basic civil road design project. Create a new 12d Model project. Import, check and triangulate Survey data and create CADD drawings for basis of design and contours. Import company standard road design Templates. 12d Model is installed with some typical [...]
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CAD Arc Toolbar – Fillet by Start Point

This tool is used to create a CAD Arc, using fillet by start point. The video below will show how to create a CAD Arc using the fillet by start point method . Or continue down the page to see the CAD Arc fillet by start point create option. This CAD Arc Fillet by Start Point option is [...]
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CAD Arc Toolbar – Fillet

This tool is used to create a CAD Arc, using fillet. The video below will show how to create a CAD Arc using the fillet method . Or continue down the page to see the CAD Arc fillet create option. This CAD Arc Fillet option is found on the CAD Arc Toolbar, and is the 15th [...]
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CAD Arc Toolbar – Centre Start Point and Sweep Angle

This tool is used to create a CAD Arc, using centre start point and sweep angle. The video below will show how to create a CAD Arc using the centre start point and sweep angle method . Or continue down the page to see the CAD Arc centre start point and sweep angle create option. [...]
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CAD Arc Toolbar – 3 Tangents

This tool is used to create a CAD Arc, using the 3 Tangents method. The video below will show how to create a CAD Arc using the 3 tangents method. Or continue down the page to see the CAD Arc 3 Tangents create option. This CAD Arc 3 Tangents option is found on the CAD [...]
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