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SectionTools Plug-in for Rhino 5 and 6 WIP

Summary: Dynamic 3D sectioning and 2D layout that updates with model changes


SectionTools Plug-in for Rhino 6 for Windows: Last updated October 11th, 2017

  • Make sure you have the latest Rhino 6.
  • Download SectionTools For Rhino 6 Installer for Rhino 6. Double-click and the plug-in should install and load in Rhino. You need to load the toolbar using the toolbar manager.

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


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Introduction to SectionTools tutorial

Short tutorials

The following short tutorials cover the main functions of the SectionTools plug-in. The tutorials 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: 2018/03/05 by rajaa