Create amazing 3d woodworking designs before you head to the hardware store. In this tutorial learn how to get started and begin modeling in sketchup as a woodworker.
Join thousands of woodworkers who have finally gotten over the hump of learning sketchup to design and layout their next woodworking project.
Drawing woodworking projects in sketchup. You see if an application is a good 3d drawing tool then using it to draw in 2d is a simple matter of restricting your view to one plane and. I promised to show him how in this week s post. This will allow you to adjust the size of your parts much more easily if needed and is also the only way you can work with the cutlist extension effectively.
Follow along as we show you how to prep your woodworking drawings for sketchup s 2d documentation tool layout. Sketchup is an easy to use 3d modeler that lets you think through and pre build projects on the computer before you tackle them in real life. Pre build that dream cabinet or treehouse in 3d before you tackle it in real life.
Save up to 68 on 7 issues of woodworking projects and tricks. Trying to create a shop drawing in layout. My reply was that the best 2d drawing package out there is 3d sketchup.
In this video i ll teach you how to navigate around in a model. The most critical piece of knowledge when it comes to modeling woodworking projects in sketchup in my opinion is to make sure you re creating components for all of your parts. Sketchup for woodworkers the internet s free leading online resource for learning sketchup that is built and run by woodworkers for woodworkers.