Jump On Civil 3D Blog

A blog about Civil 3D method and practice, Civil 3D Templates, Civil 3D Styles, Civil 3D Management, and Civil 3D Customization

 

He has an obvious and acquired eye for horseflesh. In his spare time, the man in the hat raises a stud named “Chant” that somehow manages to win the Kentucky Derby from this place out in the middle of nowhere.  There's another famous movie or two you may already know.

Is he Outlaw Whisperer or Horse Whisper?

It’s a rare thing,…

  Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags man with no name, straw hat, history, implementation

Lots of folks are interested in Lot Grading with Corridors. Me too.
If you have to do grading work in hilly areas or even in the great flat, corridors rock and roll with the punches. This is true for every release of AutoCAD Civil 3D since 2010.
I've covered the topic in various webinars in every release. See some here.

The May 2012 Implementation

  Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags corridor, corridor surface, surface, grading

Autodesk released a "new" version of the Survey Hot Fix for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013 on 5-23-2012.

Substance or Packaging? You Tell Me

This Survey Hot Fix is pretty important as it makes Figure edits possible in 2013.
Without it I figure you are simply out of luck.
There are both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the .arx now included in a…

  Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags hotfix, 2013, Civil 3D

Facebook makes its public play. How much do you think the social network is worth? In this post, we'll continue to explore how the personal actions of one unknown man changes history. Our man in the straw hat somehow manages to redefine how we experience the past, the present, and probably our future. Is that what cultural change is?

In our last…

  Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags man with no name, straw hat, history, Style, Style Management

We're back in the saddle again.

The Chisholm Trail ended in many of the famous towns in that not so long ago Wild West as the railhead moved around a bit. The snake of commerce grows many heads. It strikes, retreats, and recoils regardless sometimes of how and where a man in hat may toil.

The Long Ride Ends Where?

Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags man with no name, straw hat, history, customization, implementation