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A couple of folks hit me up right away for more help on Best Fit Alignment and Best Fit Profile tools details in Civil 3D. I get it. We all get caught up in the recent Rehab Corridors post series and videos. The Rehab Corridors series and new AutoCAD…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags alignment, best fit, segment, landxml, iPOD, Civil 3D 2018, rehab, video

I do chant in training that Intelligent Publish on Demand – which I shorten to iPOD so you don’t forget it- is really full of Civil 3D skills with thrills. We want and get the way cool Civil 3D experience.

Oh, no. I read recently that the “th” sound may disappear from English in the next 50 years. “Th” sounds will be replaced with “f” and…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags best fit, iPOD, publish on demand, alignment, video

Our Civil 3D video training blockbuster event - Better Deliverables in Civil 3D continues. The new Production Solutions Release 6 for AutoCAD Civil 3D delivers eye-popping action and special effects for civil engineers, surveyors, and government agencies of all kinds.

This is not an event with sound and fury signifying nothing.…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags alignment, deliverables, best fit, publish on demand, video

Our search for better and more intelligent deliverables from Civil 3D requires that we thoroughly understand more than a few important Civil 3D Features. Intelligent Publish on Demand demands that we possess the Civil 3D skills to employ the Features and tools in innovative ways. These two things can be mutually exclusive.
To know is not necessarily the same…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags deliverables, alignment, best fit, publish on demand, video

I often get variations of questions surrounding Best Fit Alignments and Best Fit Profiles. Both are really useful AutoCAD Civil 3D commands particularly when you have gathered Survey data and must supply something that delivers and documents the real world. One of my favorite questions:

How am I supposed to create a Best Fit Profile?
The command…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags alignment, profile, best fit, Profile View, survey, survey figure, figure