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Sketchup PlugIn: “Dimensions Info” – Displays the Model Dimensions for X Y Z

This plugin is based on the work of Jim F!

His plugin worked fine, but I wanted to tweak it a little bit for my need. He used an “Alert Box”. Therefor the text of the model dimensions were not copyable to the clipboard.

So I modified the plugin for use a HTML Box to display the dimensions. I also color coordinated the axis measurements for there respective colors (R,G,B)









Download the file from my GitHub


Tubing Bend Calculation Tool Made in Flash

I own a Jeep 1997 TJ. I wanted to make a tire carrier/bumper for it. So I found a web site that sells pre-bent tubing for fabrication. I emailed the guy and asked if he can do custom parts, he said with-in reason. But went on to say that we wished his web site could take a custom orders and quote the cost of the part. BINGO! I said I could make a Flash based tool to calculate bend angle, length and cost. So here is the W.I.P.:

Here is the link.