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Offset Profiles in Civil 3D 2018

We took an initial and considerate peek at some uses for Connected Alignments in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018 in an earlier post. The Connected Alignment provides us with the mechanics to create manage the Curb Return interconnections of two Alignments and their Profiles. We get both horizontal and vertical control between Offset Alignments in any two intersecting Alignment…

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Tags Civil 3D 2018, offset profile, offset alignment, intersection, design control, video

Civil 3D 2018 and the Framework

The Framework for Civil 3D once again successfully upgrades to the latest AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018. For 10 (ten) Civil 3D releases our products have upgraded without significant issues to the next release. That is an amazing feat. No one else can say that. No one else does that.  That hassle-free…

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Tags Civil 3D 2018, Jump Kit, Release 7, Upgrade

Civil 3D 2018 Connected Alignment Upgrade

Productivity is all about our time. In AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018 we get both a new DWG format and a new deeper Feature definition of Civil 3D’s powerful Design Control Manager – the Alignment.

The Civil 3D 2018 Alignment and the surrounding design paradigm definitely got an upgrade. Our exploration of the updated 2018 Alignment Feature and the new possible mechanics will certainly…

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Tags Civil 3D 2018, feature, alignment, connected alignment, design control, video

AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018 Hits the Street

It is the IDS of April once again, but the Autodesk IDS is gone the way of all flesh. Autodesk released the AEC Collection 2018 products and AutoCAD Civil 3D 2018 just in time for tax day. That seems have become an annual tradition. Autodesk marketing? Is the message that Death, Taxes, and AutoCAD upgrades are inescapable? I’m just saying.

I hear tell the…

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Tags Civil 3D 2018, release, AutoCAD 2018, AutoCAD Map 3D 2018, Infraworks 360

Autodesk Design Review 2018

This month Autodesk got around to releasing an update to Design Review and DWG True View for the advent of the new AutoCAD 2018 release applications. A new DWG format in the 2018 release does create some ripples.  

The continued…

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Tags implementation, CAD Standards, Style Management, dwf, dwg, 2018, AutoCAD 2018