Manipulating faces and edges


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Manipulating faces and edges

Up until now we've been moving and scaling entire objects, but if you want to model and create objects from scratch we have to learn how to manipulate the faces and edges within an object in order to change the shape of those objects. So let's go ahead and start playing with that. I am going to hit the Spacebar to get into Select Mode. So this house is actually made up of faces and edges, and if I want to reshape that, all I have to do is click on one of the faces or edges and just start moving and scaling it. Let's say the peak of this roof, let's say we want to make a little bit higher.

All I have to do is click on that edge and you will see it highlights in blue, and then I'll have to do is go into the Move tool. I am going to hit M to go into Move, and then all I have to do is just move it. Now notice how I am moving this along the blue axis to make it go higher. Now if I moved it along the red or the green axis, you would see that it's actually creating a si...

Manipulating faces and edges
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Manipulating faces and edges provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 6 Essential Training

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CAD
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SketchUp
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