Woodworking Design Comments

Woodworking Comments from Terry “I’ve been using SketchList for a VERY short time, less than a month. I have some experience with 2D drawing from working 35 years as engineer, but I do have some wood working experience, about 50 years. But I’m far from being a journeyman. Now that I’m retired I’m working on Read More

Cabinet Design Software – Consider the Project

Cabinet Design Software – Creating Projects Primer 1. Projects are created in SketchList 3D. The definition of project includes the idea of planning and organization to achieve the desired outcome.   Too many times when using SketchList 3D users rush the project creation stage and begin inserting boards and other objects. Working with users I find Read More

Locating Rotated Container with cabinet design software

Locating a rotated object in SketchList 3D cabinet design software Last week I posted an article and video showing how you can now rotate a container [assembly, door, drawer, hardware] any amount of degrees in SketchList 3D cabinet design software.  One thing got a bit glossed over…. The relationship between the container’s point of origin Read More

Woodworking Design Software — Shop Drawings

How to Create Shop Drawings in SketchList 3D Woodworking Design Software The SketchList 3D woodworking design software provides a full capability to create as detailed a dimensioned shop drawing as you desire. Because it is integrated every time you add an object to your design, that object is automatically added to the shop drawings. (Of Read More

Woodworking Design Software – Insert, Size and Locate a Door.

Woodworking Design Software for Doors This is an introduction to doors in SketchList 3D woodworking design software.  The door is basically a sub-assembly into which you insert boards.  You could make a single panel door or you can make a door multiple pieces.   Insert the door into an assembly then go into the door level. Read More

Speeding design times in SketchList 3D Cabinet Design Software

New function speeds design times in cabinet design software. In SketchList 3D cabinet design software it is important be at the proper level of the hierarchy when you insert boards, doors, drawers, or hardware.  A project contains certain number of assemblies.   There must be one assembly but there can be any number. Assemblies can contain Read More