Friday, April 28, 2017
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Offset Tool By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri takes a look at the Offset tool. What the Offset tool does is takes an edge so that it creates an offset so you can create borders and insets. You need existing geometry for the Offset tool to work, so George starts with creating geometry and then shows how to access the Offset tool and how to use it. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Offset Tool By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri takes a look at the Offset tool. What the Offset tool does is takes an edge so that it creates an offset so you can create borders and insets. You need existing geometry for the Offset tool to work, so George starts with creating geometry and then shows how to access the Offset tool and how to use it. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Push Pull Tool By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri takes a look at the Push Pull tool, one of the more handy tools you will find it SketchUp. What it does is takes a flat 2D face and extrudes it into a 3D shape. George shows where to find the tool and how to use it. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Arc Tool By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri takes a look at the Arc Tool, which is more of a line drawing tool than a shape drawing tool. The Arc Tool creates the edges. He shows where to find it as well as the keyboard shortcut, and details how the tool works. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Circle and Polygon tools By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri takes a look at the circle and the polygon tool. They are both similar in the way that they work. George shows how to access both tools, and how to use them. He discusses snapping, snapping to specific axes, specific dimensions, and more. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Rectangle Tool By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri takes a look at the Rectangle Tool. He shows how to draw a rectangle, shows how to draw a vertical rectangle, use the snapping tool, sizing the rectangle, and discusses the golden section, an 8 to 5 rectangle. He also shows how to make custom sized rectangles. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Line Tool 3D By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri continues discussion with the pencil tool and shows how to snap to faces and edges, covers the end point, the mid point, snapping to the midpoint, using the pencil tool to draw lines onto faces to create a continuous object. He also shows how to make a vertical extension, to add on to what you've created whatever sort of 3D shape that you want. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: The Line Tool By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri talks about modeling, creating objects from scratch in SketchUp. He begins with the Line tool, and shows how the Line tool works and creates a face, which is the start of the 3D modeling process. He also covers the snapping tools. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Select Move tool By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri shows how to manipulate objects and move them around a scene. He goes into the components window to find all sorts of objects to use into the scene. The object is simply dragged from the components window into the scene. You can use the navigation tool to center the object in the scene. He works with the select and the move tool, under the tools menu to help with the placement of the object. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Using Scenes By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri shows how to create multiple ways of viewing a scene, such as a perspective view, a overhead view, a view of the object in the scene and so on. To accomplish this, you can use the scenes window, which enables you to create individual views. ...Read More »
Google SketchUp Essential Training: Shadows and Fog By George Maestri In this clip, Lynda.com host George Maestri covers the shadow and fog capabilities in Google SketchUp. He turns on shadows and shows how to control the shadows via the shadow control window. he shows how to turn shadows opn and off, the time of day to get a different look at how the shadows move throughout the day. He also shows how to change the way the shadows look, and more. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: Pen Table By Jeff Bartels In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels details why it is necessary to select a plot style table when printing your AutoCAD drawings. That is because AutoCAD is a vector-based program, the information is mathematically based lines and curves and not pixels, like an application such as Microsoft Word or Photoshop. Each color choice represents a virtual pen which can be configured however we like. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: Quick Plots By Jeff Bartels In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels details how to create a quick print check plot of an AutoCAD drawing for review purposes. He talks about plotting, the layers properties manager, the line weight column, line weight selector, the options dialog box, and more ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: Reusing layouts By Jeff Bartels The best part about layouts is that you can reuse them. This means that you can setup your 11 x 17-inch layout one time, and then you can use it for any drawing that you wish to print to 11 x 17-inch paper. In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels shows you how to plot a drawing using an existing layout. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: Adding a Title Block By Jeff Bartels In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels explains how to add a title block once the layout has been established and the paper size is chosen. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: Choosing a layout and paper size By Jeff Bartels In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels chooses a layout and paper size to create a formal plot. Most production drafting will require formal plots that will typically include a title block that contains the company logo, client information. drawing information, scale information, drawing title, and other things. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: Scale factor By Jeff Bartels In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels covers scale, and most often, the geometry you plot will be represented much smaller than it is in real life, and because of this, we need to have an understanding of your scale factor to properly size dimensions, text, and line types. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: Explode Command By Jeff Bartels The Explode command isn't as exciting to use as it sounds. With a name like explode, you might expect expect something spectacular when you use it. But this is not the case. Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels details what the Explode command does. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: The Stretch Command By Jeff Bartels The Stretch Command is often misunderstood by AutoCAD users because it appears to be selecting more than intended, yet when it comes down to it, the Stretch command is nothing more than an endpoint mover. In this clip, host Jeff Bartels covers how to use the Stretch command. ...Read More »
AutoCAD 2009 Essential Training: The Chamfer Command By Jeff Bartels In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels talks about the Chamfer command, when a design needs a beveled or angled corner. Chamfer works just like the fillet command except that it results in a beveled corner. Jeff shows In this clip, Lynda.com host Jeff Bartels talks about the Chamfer command, when a design needs a beveled or angled corner. Chamfer works just like the fillet command except that it results in a beveled corner. Jeff shows how to use the Chamfer command on a conceptual layout of a single family home. ...Read More »
 
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