Join Paul J. Smith for an in-depth discussion in this video The Arc tools, part of SketchUp for Architecture: LayOut.
- [Instructor] Chapter 303, … a time to look at The Arc tools. … So, if you've got access to the exercise files, … open this up you'll find a couple … of props ready for us to use. … I will start off by using the top one, … which is the Arc itself. … The way this works is, … the first time you click, … now it's going to be a pivot point, … and then you set a distance for your arc. … So, if I come vertically up, … and click a second time, … then going to carve an arc around … at that sort of pin point, … or the fulcrum point of the arc. … Okay, the controls that you've got are three fold. … The first one is the positioning. … So you can set specific position, … either snapping to a point, … or you can use the dimension input … in the measurements tool. … The second position is going to be the length … of the radius of this arc, … and the third point is going to be the angle, … it comes down in a clockwise direction. … As you can see in the box at the bottom, … it's giving out the angle. …
AuthorPaul J. Smith
- Customizing LayOut preferences
- Working with the drawing tools in LayOut
- Adding text and labels
- Creating linear and angular dimensions
- Creating templates
- Linking SketchUp with LayOut
- Building a scrapbook
- Exporting options
Skill Level Intermediate
SketchUp 2018 Essential Trainingwith George Maestri3h 58m Beginner
1. Introduction to SketchUp for Architecture
2. Setting Up LayOut
3. Drawing and Annotation
4. Creating and Saving Templates
5. Linking SketchUp to LayOut
6. The LayOut Scrapbooks
7. Finishing Off the Pages
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