How to Stamp and Drape Objects on Terrain in Sketchup 8


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Stamping and draping objects on terrain

There are times when you'll need to fit an existing object to a Terrain such as placing a house on a piece of a regular land or driveway or something like that. In order to help us with that SketchUp has the Stamp and Drape tools which we can find here in the toolbox, or we can also find it under tools>Sandbox, Stamp and Drape. So let's go ahead and start with the Stamp tool. Now what this does is it actually adjusts the terrain to fit the foundation of your building.

So in other words, we've got this house here and if we were to just move this straight down onto the lAnd you'll notice how it's not really fitting. It's kind of sitting into the hillside. It's not totally flat. So what we need to do is kind of either built up or excavate the land to make it fit the house. And we can do that using that Stamp tool. So I am going to go ahead and move this house up a little bit and then select the house and then select the Stamp tool. Then when I do that notice how ...

Stamping and draping objects on terrain
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Stamping and draping objects on terrain provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by George Maestri as part of the SketchUp 8 Essential Training

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