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Forum topic by Chiefwoodworker posted 1315 days ago 572 views 3 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Chiefwoodworker

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1315 days ago

I just released part 6 of this series. So if you have been following along you now have another video to watch. Go to http://www.srww.com/blog to view it.

Part 6 covers scene creation, dimensioning and labeling. Basically, everything you need to know to create shop drawings. It also shows you how to download and install a Ruby script that makes layers management much easier.

Part 7 will be out next week and will cover texturing that enables near photorealistic renderings.

The last installment, Part 8, will be a smorgasbord of things. Mostly details not covered in the series so far. It will demonstrate alternative ways of doing some things done in the tutorials, but for which I didn’t have time in the constraints of a 40 plus or minus minutes video. It will also explain some key tools in much more detail. If you have a suggestion for this part let me know.

Happy Holidays.

-- Joe.....


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Dennisgrosen

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#1 posted 1315 days ago

I don´t know how I have missed all your blogs about Sketchup but I have favorited now to later look
but thank you so much for taking your time to sharing your knowledge with us

Merry Chrismas
Dennis

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Chiefwoodworker

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#2 posted 1315 days ago

Merry Christmas to you too Dennis.

-- Joe.....

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#3 posted 1315 days ago

Thanks Joe. I’ve watched up to part three and hopefully get caught up this weekend. Your tutorials are well explained and quite easy to follow. I may actually know what I’m doing with SU after your video series. And I know…practice, practice. practice..lol
Thanks again for taking the time to do these excellent videos.
and have Very Merry Christmas!!!

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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Chiefwoodworker

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#4 posted 1315 days ago

Hi Gary,

Glad you are making good use of them. And yes – practice, practice, practice! But if you download these tutorials you will always have them to review.

Merry Christmas to you too.

-- Joe.....

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