Use the terrain tools to create an accurate site plan as well as accurate topographical data; terrain data can also be imported from an outside source.
A 30 minute look at generating terrain models from imported dwg files and creating plot plans in CAD.
The basics of creating a terrain perimeter, sloping a lot, road tools, building pad height, terrain modifiers, terrain & retaining walls, setbacks and adding a north pointer.
Add a terrain perimeter to start adding terrain features to your plan.
With the terrain tools you can add variety and detail to your landscaping projects.
Learn how to adjust terrain for a walk out basement in this video.
The Distribution Path and Region tools can be used to create a wide variety of landscaping elements.
The Convert Polyline tool can be used to convert a CAD shape into a distribution region or path.
Using the quadrant bearing information from a surveyor, we can create a site plan for our project.
You can create a 3D terrain model by importing elevation data from a variety of different sources.
Save an image of a parcel map or lot, import the image, scale it and trace it to create a Site Plan or Terrain Perimeter
Import a Surveyor DWG file, map the layers for the terrain elevation, terrain perimeter and other layers to create a Site Plan or 3D render of the Terrain