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SectionTools Plug-in for Rhino 5

Summary: Dynamic 3D Sectioning and 2D Layout that updates with model changes.


SectionTools Plug-in for Rhino 5 only (does not work with Rhino 4): Last updated December 20th, 2013

  • Make sure you have the latest service release of Rhino 5 or Rhino 5 Evaluation.
  • Download SectionTools Installer for Rhino 5. Double click and the plug-in should install and load in Rhino. You need to load the toolbar using the toolbar manager.


Help manual:


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Introduction to SectionTools Tutorial

Short tutorials

The following short tutorials cover the main functionality of SectionTools plug-in. They are under 30 seconds each.

1- Create sections
create section clip (need flash addon)
2- Create array of sections
create array of sections clip (need flash addon)
3- Edit sections' attributes, solid mode and direction
edit sections clip (need flash addon)
4-Create dynamic 2D layouts of 3D sections
sections and named view clip (need flash addon)
5- Clip, rotate view and cplane to align with sections
view sections clip (need flash addon)
6- Move sections with realtime dynamic feedback
move sections clip (need flash addon)
7- Edit section labels and arrowhead scale
edit section hint (need flash addon)
8- Manage sections as named views
sections and named view (need flash addon)
9- Change or update sectioned objects
edit objects clip (need flash addon)
10- Generate sections report
report clip (need flash addon)

labs/sectiontools.txt · Last modified: 2015/09/14 (external edit)