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Old 06-11-2009, 07:02 AM
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How is everyone? Hope you all are finding work out there.

I ran across a drawing program that everyone will find very useful and easy to use. It's called Sketchup 7. Go to google and search for it and try the free version. It is amazing! It's 3-d drawing in it's simplest form in my opinion.

Once you get the hang of the free version, you can download the Pro version and use it for 8 hours.

It's amazing! Hope you all enjoy it as much as I have.
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Old 06-14-2009, 09:08 AM
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Yes, I have been using it for over a year and use it pretty much on a daily basis. It is wonderful to find a product that is so easy to use and it is a big help to check out Google's tutorial videos if you are just getting started.

I have found that I can sketchup and attach a screen capture to an email or fax the screen capture faster than I can draw by hand and scan to attach.
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Old 11-26-2009, 02:48 AM
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I too use this program daily. It is so aweome. The more you use it, the easier it is to use. It's so easy to show others what you are trying to explain. I am sure this will catch on.
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Old 11-26-2009, 02:51 AM
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Tell me how you came up with the second drawing. The smshop 3
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Old 11-27-2009, 06:15 PM
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wow I love this Sketchup thing, thanks for turning me on to it :idea:
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Old 12-24-2009, 01:14 AM
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Sketchup just keeps getting better! I found a plug in called "Sketchyphysics". Do a search on youtube for it. I am still learning how to use it. It's amazing what you can do with it.

I have been practicing by drawing domino structures, you push one over and they all fall down in real time.

The plug in I found was free, it was a little difficult to install, but that could just be me. LOL

Good Luck. I hope others get intrested in it. I am not expert on it but I have 100's of drawings completed thus far. If anybody has any questions I would be glad to help if I can as I continue to learn myself.

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