Learn how to use SketchUp one of the most powerful tools for modern woodworking with guides, tutorials, plans and more from expert Bob Lang. SketchUp is my go to application for woodworking. I can work at higher precision than is needed in woodworking and I can draw everything I need with it. Check out this SketchUp for Woodworkers Guide full of information for those who want to give it a try.
You can read SketchUp for Woodworkers – Here’s Why by clicking on this link. In the basic tutorial the student learns to draw rectilinear components or components with simple circle or arc curves. (1) DVD-ROM, Google SketchUp Guide for Woodworkers – The Basics. I had given a small amount of time trying to figure out Sketchup on my own so was happy to see a reduced price on the tutorial DVD. Woodworking With Sketchup – Free Video Based SketchUp Tutorials For Woodworkers See more about Cards, Woodworking and Cheat Sheets.
This instructional video is specifically designed for the way woodworkers use SketchUp. Whatever your skill level, novice to advanced, you’ll get up to speed fast with Fine Woodworking’s Google SketchUp Guide for Woodworkers: The Basics. Get an basic overview of the 2014 SketchUp for Woodworkers including set up, designing pieces, mastering dimensioning, and more. In a good SketchUp model anything that is a distinct piece of wood in real life is a component. Posted in SketchUp, SketchUp Blog, SketchUp Tutorials, SketchUp Woodworking Tagged Bob Lang, Learn SketchUp, SketchUp Woodworking Leave a reply.
When you’re ready to apply your newfound SketchUp skills to designing woodworking projects, follow along as we show how to build the napkin holder from the March 2009 issue (189) of WOOD magazine. A compilation of videos, tutorials, websites, forums that will help you learn Sketchup. I realized there was a huge lack of information on how to create a model for LayOut and produce a set of construction drawings, so I wrote a book! If you’re in the construction industry, whether you’re an architect, woodworker, carpenter, kitchen designer, or other type of designer, check out my book, SketchUp to LayOut. Read on your monitor and follow along in SketchUp. Video tutorials are embedded within the pages. I’ve tried to design something in sketchup, but I’m pretty new to the program so it’s pretty damn rough. Anyone know of some handy tutorials? SketchUp is free, robust, and really helps to bring your projects to life. Opening the program is a disorienting process and at the time there were very few tutorials to figure it all out. And it all starts with Bob Lang’s Woodworker’s Guide to SketchUp. Having tried several of the other SketchUp tutorial offerings out there, I can testify that you are absolutely correct in pointing out the futility of practising something you will, more than likely, never use.
Fine Google Guide For Woodworkers: The Basics
The goal of this website is to help you add SketchUp to your woodworking tool collection. I want you to learn SketchUp and, in my opinion, the easiest way to learn something is by actually seeing it done. Click on any SketchUp video tutorial link below. To come back to this page click the logo or the Home button at the top of the page. (free) provided Wood_Cherry_Original as the only choice if you wanted wood for woodworking.