Pushing and pulling faces into 3D


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Pushing and pulling faces into 3D

Let's take a look at the Push/Pull tool. This is actually one of the more fun and handy tools that you'll find in SketchUp, and what it does is it takes a flat face and it pulls it into a 3D object. So it's kind of like an extrude tool. So let's go ahead and get started. I'm going to go ahead and delete this person out. I'm going to select them and hit the Delete key. And then let's go ahead and start with a rectangle. So I'm just going to create a rectangle on my ground plane here and let's get that centered.

Now the Push/Pull tool can be found in two places, you can find it under the tools menu, under Push/Pull, the hotkey is P, or you can find it here on the toolbar. So However, you select it, it is fine, and it brings up the icon that represents the Push/Pull tool. Now all you have to do is hover over the face, notice when I hover over this face it highlights, and then left-click and drag. When I drag, I pull, and what I've done is I have pulled ...

Pushing and pulling faces into 3D
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Pushing and pulling faces into 3D provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 8 Essential Training

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