Category Archives: Civil 3D Drafting

Take the Time to be a Pro…

Here’s a to do with Civil 3D for down time: I have 244th Street in Torrance which requires modification of the Centerline profile.  The left and right profiles are designed already. I can manually enter “sweet spot points” along an alignment and … Continue reading

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Reconciling Layers in Civil 3D

A message usually appears when the Layer Evaluation/Notification is turned on and there are new layers that are waiting to be reconciled.  What this means is that there are new layers and you can use this as a look-ahead that … Continue reading

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Modifying the linetype

This can be a little harry as I attempted to tackle a simple plan and profile sheet (Bell flower). Make sure that the lines are in By Layer, and that there is a

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Google Imagery onto C3D 2012

This is great for plans and field exhibits. To do this: 1.  Set the drawing Settings Toospace Button Settings Tab Right Click on the Drawing’s name ie. Drawing1 when you start a new session and select “Edit Drawing Settings…” Under … Continue reading

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