• cadmovie_1610-03 – What’s New In Vectorworks 2017 – Part 3

    Structural Member – This is a brand-new tool. The structural member tool is designed to be an intelligent object that will know when it joins another structural object. One way of thinking about this is that it’s like walls for structural members, so that when you move a column, the connected…

  • Architect Special Interest Group December 2015 (pm)

    Topics covered: roof accessories     0:00 framing member for roof flashing   0:48 creating new classes   1:37 extrude along path   3:10 align gutter to roof   4:42 editing roof style settings   6:19 editing gutter path   8:05 extrude along path for handrail   11:05 fitting fence to site…

  • BIM_SIG_049 Architect Special Interest Group July 2014 (am)

    Continuing on with last month’s project, we looked at using Vectorworks’ Wall Framer, creating a truss roof, adding a new tool to Vectorworks, creating a truss roof using a 3D object and adding prices to materials to get a total cost.

  • Creating Custom Profiles for the Framing Member tool

    In a previous post, I was showing Steve Scaysbrook how to create a custom profile for the Framing Member. In the movie I worked through the steps to create a custom profile. I also wanted to follow this up with the step-by-step instructions.    

  • Using Custom Profiles with the Framing Member tool

    I saw this recent blog from Steve Scaysbrook about using Timber beams. In the Blog Steve was looking at the use of sawn beams and he mentioned factory made timber I-Beams. See Steve’s post here..

  • epodcast167 – Wall Framing Core of Wall

    In previous versions of Vectorworks, you were unable to tell Vectorworks where in the wall you should put the wall framing.

  • cadmovie759 – What’s New in Vectorworks 2012 Part 25

    Wall Framing. In previous versions, Vectorworks did not recognize the core part of the wall. This made the wall framer unusable unless if you removed all the wall components.

  • SST_1108 – Framing and Framing Tools

    Framing and Framing Tools. This manual will be looking at the framing tools and commands that are available in Vectorworks.

  • cadmovie710 – Framing and Framing Tools Part 5

    Creating Bearers. You can use the Joists From Poly command to create the bearers, and it would be quick, but I also want to highlight the fact that you can create any framing member that you require.