Posts Tagged ‘offset’

Offsetting a Spline

25 June 2014 Mark Horrocks No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Perhaps we are creating a curved driveway or some other curved element.  We can place a Spline and offset it the required thickness, then use the magic wand and Slab tool to fill in the lines. Create you first spline, select it, click on a node point and from the Pet Palette choose Offset All

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Aligning a texture

14 June 2013 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

In some situation you may want to align a material to certain point. In the example below, you will note that the tiles seem to be setting out from some random position   In order to fix this, simply select the object ( In this case a wall) and got to Design>Align 3D Texture>Set Origin…

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