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Subdivision Grading with Corridors
Jim Coppinger of ZenTek Consultants explains how to inventively employ some Civil 3D techniques to employ Corridors and Gradings in Subdivision grading design.
From the ZenTek Consultants YouTube Channel.
If you understand and employ Feature Line based Gradings in Civil 3D, Jim's technique to employ Corridor geometry Feature Line output will be easy to understand.
The Frequencies employed in the Corridor Regions do have a direct effect on the detail in the Extracted Feature Line(s).
Yes. You may want the Datum of the Corridor cross section and a Feature Line specific to that for a grading surface.
Recognize that these days the Corridor and dynamic Extracted Feature Line can be from a Data Reference (DREF) Corridor source.
I tend to prefer a Multiple Baseline Corridors approach with grading Assemblies to accomplish more with the Corridor.
That is usually easier to manage in the long run considering all the potential complex design control in a Subdivision project in Civil 3D.
See the Site Grading with Corridors section.
Basic Roadway Design in Civil 3D
You can employ the list icon in the viewer to play any of the videos in the
Back to Basics: Roadway Design in Civil 3D playlist.
Autodesk's Ben Wardell delivers multiple video walkthrough Back to Basics of Roadway Design mechanics and methods in Civil 3D.
From the Autodesk Infrastructure Channel Playlists
This Back to Basics for Roadway Design video playlist is exactly what it says it is. Thanks Ben. We needed that.
Automated Keynotes in Civil 3D
MicroCAD's Samir Rezk delivers a walkthrough of the use of AutoCAD Leaders and AutoCAD DXE Data Links to produce a dynamic Keynote legend in Civil 3D.
See Samir Rezk's AKN Screecasts page
See the MicroCAD YouTube Channel.
Samir covers the creation of the Keynote backend DXE basics and the AutoCAD advantages pretty well.
The core AutoCAD technologies are useful for a wide range of annotative problems.
See our Legends and Lists video page for some other nifty videos.