AutoCAD Civil 3D General Discussion

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martin888888
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Pasting Surfaces

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11-02-2013 04:24 PM

When you paste a surface into another how does it connect the surfaces?  Does it create a vertical wall where at the edge of the paste surface?  Can you tell it to grade a certain slope to the surface you are pasting into?

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Joe-Bouza
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Re: Pasting Surfaces

11-02-2013 06:03 PM in reply to: martin888888
The pasted surface replace all the z data at the corresponding x,y. the only transition you get is to the nearset xyz. So yes you can get a near vertical face. I you are pasting A into B and wnat a controlled transition - do that before pasting. Then you are asured xyz (A) = xyz (B) and the paste is seemless.
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