Take a look at an incredibly useful Extension with Thomthom's Selection Toys. Selection Toys makes it easy to toggle active selection by type, layer, materials, and more! This is an extension that quickly becomes a "must have" for SketchUp users of any level.
Have you ever applied a texture to a surface and it just wasn't quite right? Check out the ins and outs of ...
We dive into CBT Solutions' 3D modeling archiving project for Ilshin Spinning Co., a 1930’s factory set on a historic site that manufactured cotton, blended yarns, knit, and fabrics.
We’re proud to announce a SketchUp integration with the new Scan Essentials extension from Trimble.
Let's talk LayOut! In this video, we are looking at how to import files other than SketchUp files into LayOut.
As a hobbyist maker and a general fan of technology, Kevin decided to build two split ortholinear keyboards to help with his tendinitis.
Working remotely (from home or otherwise) can either be a dream-come-true, not-so-ideal, or your standard work mode. We've got some collaboration tricks that will help you work.
CAD files (specifically .dwg files) are ubiquitous in the design/build world. So what happens when you bring those CAD files into SketchUp?
Dynamic components aren't something that will fit into one Skill Builder. This is part 1 of our dynamic components series. In this video, we will dive into what dynamic components are and give you a l
The philosophy of project managing teams of software engineers effectively is rich with new ideas. Unlike building project management, project management in software has focused on the micro.
An easy mechanical design for everyone is SpaceClaim's newest 3D direct modeling application.
Check out this tip from 3D Basecamp 2018 presenter Dave Cooperstein from his presentation: Lateral Thinking.
Your toolkit of essential shortcuts and must-have extensions to get you on your way.
In this live session, we model complete machine parts. You're sure to pick up some engineering workflow tips and tricks.
Mitchel Stangl shows us how SketchUp's intuitive operator interface has reduced modeling time and the Mechanical Engineering Industry's carbon footprint.
In this live session, we model detailed assemblies with screws. You're sure to pick up some workflow tips and tricks.
Learn the fundamentals of SketchUp by following along with this video series. Each video is a mini-project that will introduce new tools and essential techniques to the SketchUp work flow. This is P
Follow along as we give you some great modeling tips and tricks to help you design a hinge.
What does it look like to deploy SketchUp on a $300 million project? What about switching a $300 million business from traditional CAD to SketchUp? Duane Addy, Creative Director at Jayman Built, creat
Did you know that you can have more than one edge color in your model? This comes in handy when tracing over CAD linework in SketchUp. Follow along as we show you how to do this! Get more awesome tip
Introducing our series on LayOut! Don't worry you don't have to watch them all to understand LayOut and use it: pick and choose what you want to learn. In this video, we show you how LayOut is set up
Did you know that when you draw a circle the corners that meet the axis are called cardinal points? If you click on those cardinal points, you can quickly and easily resize your circle.