Creating a dynamic picket fence: Assembling the components


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Creating a dynamic picket fence: Assembling the components

So now let's go ahead and start assembling our fence. Now the first thing we want to do is create a one picket fence. So I have a file open and that's called Fence_01, and what that has is it has all the parts I need to create this fence. Let's go ahead and take a look at this in our Components Attributes window. So actually I am going to go ahead and select this one. We can see we have a Fence Post. We have a Picket, we have an EndPost and we also have a Top and a Bottom Rail.

Now what I want to do is assemble all of these into a fence and then go ahead and use that to build an automatic fence that builds itself. So the first thing I am going to do is start placing my parts. I am going to start with my fence Post and I want to make sure that is actually at a neutral place. It's at 0,0. So I'm going to go ahead and add in some attributes. One for Position as well as one for Size. Now I just want to make sure that the Position is at 0, 0, 0 and the Size is 4 inches and...

Creating a dynamic picket fence: Assembling the components
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Creating a dynamic picket fence: Assembling the components provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp Pro: Tools and Techniques (2010)

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