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lynda Architectural Models: Digital File Prep with Rhino

Video Introducing this tutorial


Introduction:
Digital file prep for physical scale models
What you need to know

1. Concepts of Physical Model Building:
What material(s) are you using?
Laser cutting concepts
3D printing concepts
CNC routing concepts
Combining fabrication methods

2. Importing Different File Types:
Introduction to importing into Rhino
Importing a SketchUp file
Organizing a SketchUp import
Importing a Revit file
Organizing a Revit import
Importing a 2D AutoCAD file
Importing JPEG images

3. Preparing Your Files for Model Building:
Scaling
Editing units
Moving and orienting
Organizing layers

4. Modeling Building Components:
Polyline extrusion for components
Wall concepts
Walls
Floors
Ceiling
Windows and doors
Roof
Columns
Rails

5. Preparing for Physical Fabrication:
Laying out your materials for laser cutting
Adding etching details
Exporting laser cut files
What to do if you do not have a laser cutter
Exporting 3D printing components

Conclusion:
Next steps