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DXF Export SketchUp Plugin Review

DXF Export SketchUp Plugin Review

The DXF Export plugin created by Joergber on SketchUcation.com is a useful plugin allowing you to export your 3D model to AutoCAD as a DXF file developed by AutoDesk (Drawing Interchange Format or also known as Drawing Exchange Format). The plugin works with Google SketchUp 8 and known to at least work with AutoCAD 2010. [...]

Texture Tools Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Texture Tools Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Texture Tool plugin created by TIG on SketchUcation.com is a decent plugin to adjust textures. Works with Google SketchUp 8 and allows you to adjust the texture in many different ways including: Texture Adjust, Texture Nudge, Texture Rotate, Texture Scale, Texture Shunt and Texture Tweak. Once installed the plugin has two main sets of [...]

The Building Structure Tool Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Building Structure Tool Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Building Structure Tool plugin created by Tak2Hata on SketchUcation.com is a useful tool for design professionals such as structural engineers and even architects. A note that I would like to bring to your attention early in this post is that the developer is from Japan and is offering this plugin FREE though please consider [...]

Toggle Units Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Toggle Units Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Toggle Units plugin created by Matt666 on SketchUcation.com is an essential plugin to have in your SketchUp toolbox. It allows you to switch between metric units, standard units and other fornmats while using SketchUp. Toggle Units allows you to switch from Meters to Centimeter and Millimeters in the Decimal mode. You can also switch [...]

Automatic Face Reverser Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Automatic Face Reverser Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Face Reverser plugin created by Didier Bur on Sketchucation.com is a simple but yet effective tool to reverse faces so that they are facing the correct direction. A face generally is pointing up or down, just a way for SketchUp to distinguish between both sides of a face. The face orientation comes into play [...]

Align Tool Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Align Tool Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Align Tool plugin created by Didier Bur on SketchUcation.com is an essential tool to help you with aligning objects and components in your model. With just a simple right click and then defining a few points you can align objects precisely and quickly. The Align Tool works really well, but it does take a [...]

Lattice Maker Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Lattice Maker Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Lattice Maker plugin created by TIG on SketchUcation.com is a simple plugin allowing you to make lattice style arrays and frames. The plugin works great to create skylights, sculptures, mosaic glass tiles, greenhouses and much more. This plugin is great for architects and contractors to create works simply and quickly. The plugin allows you [...]

Fur Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Fur Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Fur plugin created by user Tak2hata on SketchUcation.com is a simple plugin to create blades of grass or fur in a model. Most SketchUp users will probably use this to create grass and other greenery. But I am sure there are those exceptions that will have the need to model a guerrilla, they will [...]

Smooth Step Animation Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Smooth Step Animation Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The Smooth Step Animation plugin created by user Whaat on SketchUcation.com is a simple plugin allowing you to create smooth scene transitions from one scene to another. It is quick and easy to use and works very well. You will need a program to stitch the images together in an animation. The Smooth Step Animation [...]

Round Corner 2.1 Google SketchUp Plugin Review

Round Corner 2.1 Google SketchUp Plugin Review

The RoundCorner 2.1 plugin created by Fredo6 on SketchUcation.com is a useful tool to create round corners in your SketchUp model. It comes with three main functions, the “Round Corners in 3D”, “Sharp Corners in 3D” and “Bevel Edges and Corners”. The round corners does just that, create rounded corners from selected faces. The sharp [...]