Posts Beams and Columns

Placing custom post and beams: how to create custom decorative beams using molding polylines and 3D shapes.

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Title / Description


407

9:21

Drawing Columns Using Molding Polylines and 3D Solids

Learn how to convert a CAD shape into a molding polyline or into a 3D solid shape.

Video No. 407


408

5:29

Creating Stacked Columns and Converting Them into Symbols

Create a column by stacking components, blocking them together and adding them to the library. Or you can convert them into a symbol.

Video No. 408


330

18:10

Drawing Columns Using Posts, Railings, Polyline Solids and Library Objects

There are many tools that can create columns. This video discusses using posts, railings, polyline solids and library objects for this purpose.

Video No. 330


329

10:40

Drawing Exposed, Sloped and Decorative Beams

There are several methods for creating decorative beams, including the framing tools, soffits and 3D molding polylines.

Video No. 329


5314

12:43

Working with Post Tools, Framing Labels and Edit Tools

Add labels to any type of framing item in your plan.

Video No. 5314


328

12:22

Framing a Floor with the Beam and Post Tools

Draw posts and beams manually, set their material and size properties and then copy them on any desired module.

Video No. 328


405

7:13

Drawing Decorative Beam or Truss Symbols

Create custom truss symbols using roof beams or polyline solids.

Video No. 405


5203

5:10

Using Bearing Walls, Beams and Lines

You can designate walls and beams as bearing to cut the joists that pass over them, and you can use bearing walls to automatically generate supporting foundation walls below them.

Video No. 5203


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