SketchUp Archives – by [as] https://alexschreyer.net/category/sketchup/ AEC CAD/BIM, SketchUp, Timber Engineering, Web Design and more... Wed, 23 Mar 2022 21:43:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://i0.wp.com/alexschreyer.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/cropped-favicon-1.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 SketchUp Archives – by [as] https://alexschreyer.net/category/sketchup/ 32 32 6702894 New Extension Feature: Randomly Erase Objects https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/new-extension-feature-randomly-erase-objects/ https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/new-extension-feature-randomly-erase-objects/#disqus_thread Thu, 24 Mar 2022 11:00:31 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=10548 I just published a new feature in my Random Tools extension (in v. 1.3): Randomly Erase Objects. This feature lets you erase objects (groups or component instances) randomly based on a percentage chance of deletion. This works well with the other random placement tools in that it allows you to adjust the placement afterwards. Tip: [...] Read more..

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Joyful Holidays, Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year 2022! https://alexschreyer.net/misc/joyful-holidays-merry-christmas-and-a-happy-new-year-2022/ https://alexschreyer.net/misc/joyful-holidays-merry-christmas-and-a-happy-new-year-2022/#disqus_thread Sun, 05 Dec 2021 13:00:26 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=10505 To my readers, friends and colleagues: I wish you and your loved ones a peaceful and joyous holiday season, a Merry Christmas (to those that celebrate it), and a healthy, happy, and successful new year 2022! Cheers, Alex P.S.: As usual, I modeled everything in this image and the animation in SketchUp (except for some [...] Read more..

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Merry Christmas, Joyful Holidays, and a Happy (and Much Better) New Year 2021! https://alexschreyer.net/misc/merry-christmas-joyful-holidays-and-a-happy-and-much-better-new-year-2021/ https://alexschreyer.net/misc/merry-christmas-joyful-holidays-and-a-happy-and-much-better-new-year-2021/#disqus_thread Thu, 17 Dec 2020 12:00:35 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=10424 Dear friends and colleagues, I wish you and your loved ones a peaceful and joyous holiday season, a Merry Christmas, and a healthy, happy, and successful new year 2021! After the current year turned out a bit differently than everyone expected, there is certainly much hope and some certainty that next year will be better [...] Read more..

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Just Added Features and Squashed Bugs https://alexschreyer.net/cad-bim/just-added-features-and-squashed-bugs/ https://alexschreyer.net/cad-bim/just-added-features-and-squashed-bugs/#disqus_thread Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:31:23 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=10377 I just updated three of my most popular SketchUp extensions: Scale By (Image/Attractors/Equation) Tools, Random Tools, and Unwrap and Flatten Faces. Beyond squashing a handful of bugs, these are the most important new features: Scale By (Image/Attractors/Equation) Tools now lets you transform objects by proximity to other objects (“attractors”). Not sure what this means? Check [...] Read more..

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My Second New Extension This Week: Scale By Tools https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/my-second-new-extension-this-week-scale-by-tools/ https://alexschreyer.net/sketchup/my-second-new-extension-this-week-scale-by-tools/#disqus_thread Wed, 08 Jul 2020 13:00:25 +0000 https://alexschreyer.net/?p=7951 My second new SketchUp extension that is being released this week also combines various Ruby Scripts that I had laying around or that were in my book, Architectural Design with SketchUp. It makes those more accessible to everyone and should lead to some really beautiful designs. This time the extension has to do with transforming [...] Read more..

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