Adjusting materials


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Adjusting materials

There many times when you'll need to position textures accurately on a model. A lot of times just getting the scale of the texture isn't enough, you'll need to precisely place whatever it is you're texturing on to your model exactly. So let's take a look at how to do this. First of all, we're going to need something to texture. So I'm going to create almost a cube shaped box here. So I'm just going to go ahead and let's create one that say 6 feet by 6 feet, and then I'm going to go ahead and pull that up.

And let's pull that up by 6 feet so this way I have just a cube. So let's go ahead and take a look at this and let's create a material for it. So I'm going to go into Window> Materials and let's create a new material. So I'm going into Create Material and let's call this Box and I'm going to Use a texture image here called WoodCrate. Now what this is, is it's going to make this box look a like a crate. So I'...

Adjusting materials
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Adjusting materials provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 8 Essential Training

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CAD
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SketchUp
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