SMF - Just Installed!
Started by Medeek, November 07, 2015, 03:06:39 AM
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Quote from: Fred H on July 29, 2017, 01:02:33 PMHi Nathan,I'm using your plugin to guide the "look" of a house we're not sure we can afford to build. Until we get it to look like we want we can't ask for any bids.To break up a too-large roof expanse I wanted to add a dormer. Since that's not fully implemented yet, I thought I'd just do an additional roof. But the result is weird; it seems to be rotated a few degrees clockwise as seen from above.I put the file on dropbox so you can look at it: https://www.dropbox.com/s/9lnnksyct7nkz93/VT11.skp?dl=0. I made the "dormer" using a Fink truss with a 9/12 pitch, 16.6025" energy heel and 24" overhangs and gables. The three points I used are the two vertical dotted lines on the front where they intersect the green wall, and where the horizontal dotted line intersects the brown wall.Either I'm misusing the program or there's a bug. Would you please take a look?Thanks,Fred
QuoteThe vertical line next to your main entrance is offset from the exterior wall line, this is skewing your secondary roof (dormer) from the perpendicular to the main roof line.
QuoteAnother hint: Click on the global settings and turn on layers and materials, this will let you peel back the roof and look at things easier.
Quote from: Medeek on August 16, 2017, 07:23:39 AMWhat is the size or resolution of your monitor?