epodcast165 – Creating a Non-Standard Door

If you use the standard door object in Vectorworks, it allows you to create a non-standard door. However, there are a few steps you need to go through in order to make this happen. In this example I show 3D model of a door with a chamfer cut off the corner. But you could also use the same technique to create doors that Vectorworks does not support, for example bi-folding doors with five leaves.

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cadmovie867 – What’s New in Vectorworks 2013 – Part 17

Door and Window Improvements – I was recently working on a project where I had to make similar changes to over 40 windows. The challenge is, that if you choose more than one window, the Settings… button on the Object Info palette is no longer selectable. This means that you have to make the changes to each window individually.

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cadmovie856 – What’s New in Vectorworks 2013 – Part 6

Clip Cube – The Clip Cube is a new navigation feature in Vectorworks 2013. If you have a large project, for example an urban design project, when you create an isometric or perspective view, you sometimes have too much information.

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epodcast154 – BIM Special Interest Group

Workflow for BIM, Part 2. Following on from last month, we continue to look at the workflow for creating a BIM project. Last month we looked at the walls and slabs, so this month we need to create the fenestration (the doors and windows).

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