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

 

Happy New Year!
We find new ways to make AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016 and AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015 more productive in innovative ways. It's what we do.
There are new Release 6 updates for Civil 3D 2016 and Civil 3D 2015 Production Solution products available

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There I go and do it again. I bring up the rousing topic of Corridors and Code Set Styles. Last time I talked about Documented Civil 3D Subassemblies and other real world and powerful benefits of our Framework for Civil 3D production solution products for…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags corridor, Code Set Styles, codes, Assembly, Subassembly

There’s always just “one more thing” about Figure generation and the Survey Process Linework command to mention. These hidden details that are buried away in the AutoCAD Civil 3D help file are worth studying about and working through into our daily practice.
They enhance our AutoCAD Civil 3D Survey workflows.
Hopefully, you didn’t miss the last post…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags figures, linework, figure db, survey db, codes

Let’s to take a moment for a brief, but important, aside before we pursue our discussion of a numeric Code conversion in InstantOn Survey for AutoCAD Civil 3D. Last time I made reference to Not Keys and BESTWay figures as Production Solution methods we can employ to reduce to our man-hour costs in field gathering.  

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It…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags figure prefix db, Description Key Set, figures, codes, not keys, points

Before Christmas I did a quick customization for a Survey customer. He could have done the work himself, but he needed it done now. No problemo. InstantOn Survey (IOS) is an AutoCAD Civil 3D terminator. IOS makes it easy to tweak because it got built that way by Design.

Our surveyor wanted to use a classic numeric coding system you are probably familiar with and that…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Description Key Set, codes, conversion, survey