New Smart Dimensions Technology in Wood/Metal Framing Wall+, Floor+ and Roof+ Add-ins


From the AGACAD website:

New Smart Dimensions Technology in Framing Software for

May 24, 2017
By Ieva Janulevičiūtė

Thanks to the enhanced Wood/Metal Framing Wall+,
Floor+ and Roof+ software, you’ll be able to add
customizable, complex dimensions with completely new
dimensioning technology – Smart Dimensions.

Although in the past you could also add dimensions
to your shop drawings automatically, with Smart
, you can configure them from the simplest
variation, where dimensions will be added only to a predefined
layer, to more complex variations, where all layers will be

With Smart Dimensions, you’ll be able to automatically
dimension Structural Framing elements, Point Based elements,
Parts, Columns, Walls, Floors, Grids, Ducts, Pipes, and much

In order to get the result above, you have to predefine the rules
in the configuration, which can be saved and used in later
projects. Set it in the Shop Drawing Configuration, and
your frames will be dimensioned automatically when you create the

However, that is not the only way to dimension your views. The
whole process is straightforward and user-friendly, as you don’t
have to set all the dimensioning rules in the configuration and
create the assembly in order to see the final result, as in days
of yore.

Instead, you…

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