Pressure Pipe Content Creation Tips

Civil 3D introduced pressure pipes a few years ago, but you largely have to create your own content libraries. The how-to of that content creation is pretty accessible across the web, but I wanted to share a couple small tips … Continue reading

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Civil 3D 2015 and Civil 3D 2014 SDBX and SDF Compatibility – Survey Database Downgrade 4.0 to 3.5

This post will describe how to preform a database downgrade on a Civil 3D 2015 survey database down to a Civil 3D 2014 survey database. Civil 3D 2015 uses a SQL Server Compact 4.0 format, while Civil 3D 2014 uses … Continue reading

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Slope Increment – Civil 3D Pipe Rules .NET

When using pipe rules, if the rules adjust the slope, Civil 3D increasingly iterates the slope at 1% until it finds a set of values that match the rules.  This was mentioned by Christopher Fugitt of Civil 3D Reminders in … Continue reading

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LISP Resources – AutoCAD 2015

AutoCAD 2015 is off to a strong start and many of our clients are already implementing a variety of AutoCAD 2015 applications such as AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015.  If you are in the middle of upgrading your software, here are … Continue reading

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AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 Top New Features

Here is a list of CAD Masters’ top AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 new features, in no particular order. Installs on top of other AutoCAD installations If multiple versions of AutoCAD 2015 are installed, they all share the same core AutoCAD … Continue reading

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