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Draw and Display 3D Models in Civil 3D
Seth Cohen of Digital Drafting Systems Inc delivers a two-part 3D Modelling mechanics presentation in Civil 3D.
Both some AutoCAD 3D Solid modelling for Civil 3D and Corridor Feature Line Baseline construction tips and tricks are discussed.
From the Digital Drafting Systems Inc YouTube Channel.
In the first half of the webinar video Seth employs AutoCAD 3D solid modelling mechanics to construct a 3D Solid barrel culvert in Civil 3D.
How to employ the result in Profile and Section Views is covered.
The second half of Seth's presentation covers the detailed construction mechanics and usage of the newer Civil 3D Feature Line Baseline functionality in a complex Corridor model.
There are a lot of useful intermediate to advanced AutoCAD UCS, 3D Osnap, Tracking, and Selection tricks shown in the video.
When To XREF or To DREF in Civil 3D
Archie Dodge, and IMAGINiT Civil Specialist, reviews the most common reasons and methods to employ XREFs and DREFs in Civil 3D.
See the IMAGINiT YouTube Channel.
This short video covers the essentials of the reasons and methodologies for the Separation of Powers in Civil 3D.
In other words, why separate drawings for Civil 3D Features is a mission critical practice in Civil 3D.
Some great production tips on XREF clipping, Civil 3D Labels of XREFs, and other production annotation method and practice in here.
Hint: IREFs of DWFs of those completed XREFs plot and print even quicker for larger projects. Your welcome.