AutoCAD 2013/2014/2015

AutoCAD 2013/2014/2015

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develop profile /section

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02-06-2013 02:54 AM

I am having topograghical map of area with elevation. how  section/profile along a line which cuts multiple contour can be generated.

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Re: develop profile /section

02-06-2013 05:12 AM in reply to: shankarnhpc

You need C3D for this job.

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Re: develop profile /section

02-06-2013 06:28 AM in reply to: shankarnhpc

If you rotate the UCS so as you are looking at the side elevation you can 'DVIEW', 'CLIP', 'FRONT' and drag the slider to get the right section. Then exit and do a 'FLATSHOT' of the view. That will make a passable section that you can revise if needed.


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Re: develop profile /section

02-06-2013 08:23 AM in reply to: shankarnhpc

If you were to consider third party add-ons, the low cost MapWorks Sections module will let you quickly create profiles and sections directly from your AutoCAD geometry.

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Re: develop profile /section

02-06-2013 08:54 AM in reply to: TerryDotson

Or draw it the old fashioned way! :smileyvery-happy:

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