Before Layouts in Rhino 3, arranging multiple views of the model on a title block was done outside of Rhino with other CAD software. Rhino 4 added the Layout space, and Rhino 5 improves it in the following ways:
Here are the files required for both the PDF tutorials and the video tutorial below. Models, additional files, and PDF for Layout Tutorial (ZIP) 6.8 MB
This tutorial steps you through the setup of a model to plot from a Sheet Layout viewport. You can download these files and work along with the tutorial.
In this tutorial, we:
Layout Tutorial PDF only 6 MB.
|Introduction to Layouts - Full Video|
|Mary Fugier shows you how to use Layouts in Rhino 5. Learn how to arrange views of both 2-D and 3-D models on the title block at different scales and prepare the layout for printing. Also see how to add annotations to the layout, like text, dimensions and plot to a PDF. To watch full screen, click here: Introduction to Layouts|
Watch these segments instead of the full video or watch the Vimeo Channel on Layouts.
Other layout links: Aligning Details on a Layout
Author: Mary Ann Fugier email: firstname.lastname@example.org
April 4, 2014