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By Scott Onstott | Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Build Your Own Tiny House with SketchUp

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The popularity of tiny houses is on the rise. The number of tiny-home builders and bloggers has exploded in the last few years, and there’s even a reality show now called “Tiny House Nation.”

I’m going to show you how I designed a great tiny house—and invite you to create the same house yourself using SketchUp—in the hopes of inspiring you to design your own tiny house!

By Scott Onstott | Monday, November 17, 2014

Choosing the Right AutoCAD Tools for the 3D Job

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AutoCAD’s plethora of 3D tools has gradually evolved over its 32-year life—which is just over two centuries in dog (AKA software) years.

Even longtime users that are new to 3D are often at a loss as to where to begin. Should you specify 3D thickness, and create regular or NURBS surfaces, solids, and/or meshes? Each toolset has its own specialized tools that you can use to model whatever’s in your mind’s eye.

Here’s help deciding which AutoCAD tools to use for which project.

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