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alanbarn
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Is it possible to alter the horizon Height, or add a plane (Sea level)?

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07-11-2012 07:15 PM

I am working with a model of an offshore platform.

 

I'd like to show the Sea level (part way up the legs).

 

Can I alter the horizon elevation?

 

Can I add a plane to represent the Sea level?  (which I can preferable go below and above).

 

 

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Re: Is it possible to alter the horizon Height, or add a plane (Sea level)?

07-11-2012 10:50 PM in reply to: alanbarn

The way I would do this is create a new AutoCAD drawing,

draw a circle at 0,0,0 with a diameter of a mile or a km, and then extrude it 1 inch or 1 cm down.

Now you got a new DWG that has the plane

 

Append this DWG to your model.

"File units and transform" this model or all other models until it is at the right spot.

 

 

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