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    Next Build?

    Thread Starter: steven c newman

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    Ben Rivel

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    Thread Starter: Ben Rivel

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    Thomas Crawford

    20x28 workshop build

    Thread Starter: Thomas Crawford

    HOA approved yesterday, tentative start date right after the new year. I've had a couple other threads in here but I'll use this one for all the build pics. Details: 20'x28' (560 sq ft for the mathematically challenged) 10' sidewalls vaulted hip roof lots of natural light concrete...

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    Livingston Johnston

    Sketch up vs autocad

    Thread Starter: Livingston Johnston

    Ive finally decided to come out of the stone age and move to computerized drafting and have narrowed my options down to sketch up or autocad but im unsure which way to go. My primary application will be doing 2D elevations of my various windows and doors as well as cross sections and profiles. ...

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