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Ness

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June 4, 2016 - 11:35 am
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Hi Antony,

Not you can't dimension de internals in Polyboard, only the external dimensions are possible directly.

You can trick Polyboard into dong this, have a look at this video:

However it's also possible to export the 3D DXF file into CADD or SketchUp and add dimensions.

All the best,

Ness

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Thank you Stefan.

In the workshop docs can we get the 2D measurements of the cabinets internals in the elevation view apart from the cabinet dimensions.... 

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Hi Antony, you're right about the free shape/custom shape command. This isn't available as Polyboard Lite is limited to square and rectangular units.

The parts drawings aren't shown either - as they are always square/rectangular, you simply receive the dimensions in the cut list.

You should be able to access multi views via the File > Partial Views dialogue box, once you've got a project open. This video provides more information on how to set it up: https://wooddesigner.org/membe.....ultiviews/

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Hi

We've purchased the software and started working on it. As it is the light version, I think, many features are either not working or I'm not able to make it work.

Features I couldn't use are

Multiple views print on project mode

Parts drawings

Cabinet in custom shape

Kindly help

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Antony S Brighton

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