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


In August the President and Congress take a vacation on your taxpayer dime. They happily leave the country’s problems on the back burner for a bit. You can count on the fact they  play a round or two, have a few rounds, or just get more round.

As to the term – “august assembly” - the term does sound pompous. However, it is quite appropriate.
“August” in this usage isn’t exactly derived…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Upgrade, Update, Release 5, release

It’s a bird? It’s a Plane? It’s just Super AutoCAD Civil 3D.

InstantOn Basic 5 and Jump Kit 5 for AutoCAD 2014 and the rest on the Release 5 product line is on the street.

Take Five and Jump Ahead

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Release 5, 2014, 2013, 2012, InstantOn

“Can your Layers and block names be adjusted quickly to another CAD Standard?”

Step Beyond the Pale

Our Jump Production Solutions are NOT a specific customization of AutoCAD Civil 3D.
We chose to employ the National CAD Standard (NCS) as a basis because of all the hard won experience expressed in those tested standards.  In many respects, we employ…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags customization, Release 5, tools, standard keys, excel, spreadsheet

Because you ask...
Here is the More complete listing of all the numerous and detailed changes and major improvements in Release 5 for both AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014 and AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013.
You can also find the many Release 5 changes listed in the Jump Platform documentation and on this webpage.  Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags product, InstantOn, Release 5, detail

The new Release 5 of our Jump Production Solutions products for AutoCAD Civil 3D simultaneously supports the last 3 releases of AutoCAD Civil 3D - AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012, AutoCAD Civil3D 2013, and real soon now - AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014!

AutoCAD Civil 3D Upgrade…  Read more