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eyescast
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Volume bounded by existing surface and a design surface

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12-10-2012 08:35 AM

hi again,

 

My goal is coming up with the volume bounded by the design surface and the existing surface.

I don't have the design surface modeled yet.

  Do i need to create alignment offsets?.Alignment 1 profile view is also attached. Then Alignment2.

What about starting with alignment1 profile view? Since I have created a polyline as the design profile ?

 

how do I shrink labels? Where is it in the settings ; the Align folder had been check...

 

Thanks again.

 

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LeafRiders
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Registered: ‎09-28-2010
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Re: Volume bounded by existing surface and a design surface

12-10-2012 10:30 AM in reply to: eyescast

I'm not sure about the offset alignment question. As for your changing the size of your text, either make the adjustments to your label styles themselves, or you can change the overall scale of you the drawing which will change everything relative to the set scale. (see bottom right  corner in model space).

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tcorey
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Registered: ‎12-18-2002
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Re: Volume bounded by existing surface and a design surface

12-10-2012 10:37 AM in reply to: eyescast

Hello Eyescast,

 

It appears you are modeling a road. You need to create a Corridor. See Help from your application, or there are many videos on YouTube. Here's a good one:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U70QjVh2ZGM

 

After reviewing this information, if you have more questions, specific questions, please start a new thread.

 

Best regards,

 

Tim

Tim Corey, Owner
Delta Engineering Systems
Redding, CA
Autodesk Authorized Value-Added Reseller

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