Wall cutting window

Share your SketchUp models, materials and styles

Wall cutting window

Postby shawb » Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:28 pm

My take on the multiple wall surface cutting operation. Not really a 'proper' solution but might be useful to someone! The idea was to enabled the window to be moved about looking something like the final unit before committing to cutting the walls.

Window 01.jpg

Each instance of the window component has to be exploded to cut the walls but only when a final position is settled. Until then the window can be moved around with a 2D representation of the window showing how it will look. The 2D element is located a couple of millimetres proud of the wall surface to avoid Z fighting. It is also on a separate layer that can be turned off after exploding or deleted entirely.

Window 02.jpg

Window 03.jpg

Multi-cut window v2015.skp

There are four separate cutting components nested within the main window component. The component could be made dynamic to suit different wall thicknesses. SKP file attached to have a pick through if desired.


Re: Wall cutting window

Postby shawb » Thu Mar 26, 2020 2:55 pm

Just noticed a small gap around the outer reveal - fixed. Updated SKP.


SketchUcation One-Liner Adverts

by Ad Machine » 5 minutes ago

Ad Machine 


Return to SketchUp Components, Materials & Styles

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Visit our sponsors: