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anybody have any advice on detail drawings as far as Paperspace and
How about Detail Librarys?
I was trying to Standardize a
Project Model with xrefed base files and Sheet files but there is still
disagreement on how to do the details.
Boss is diehard r12DOS and
likes it. Alot of details exist but are non standard and inaccurate
well as scaled up to fit on misc. scaled plans. Nothing is associative.
Believe it or not there
is a whole cult of people who pretend that Paper
Space does not exist. They used to have the
same beliefs about xreference
but are starting to see the light.
Anyways, he has yet to grasp the 121
philosophy and wants to do things the "easy" way. Scaling, no PS etc.
want to have a details.dwg in which details from our "library" (aka other
DWGs) are blocked or pasted into
and then xref the details.dwg into the
required sheets and create viewports at the appropriate scales.
those who fear PaperSpace and/or xreference, just insert the individual detail
PS and scale to suit. (yucky).
If the detail needs to be
modified, then it is either saved as the next name in sequence and modified,
or exploded and modified. Either Way the new detail has to be added to the
Any advice, musings or stories would be good ammo in my next standards
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