CabWriter 2.0.0 is nearing its introduction this summer. Beta testers have been busy using it, reporting bugs and helping to define its new capabilities. We thought it time to let non-beta testers in on some of the upcoming features in in CabWriter 2.0.0. CabWriter Software, LLC is officially announcing today that anyone who purchases a CabWriter 1.0.0 license or higher between now and the release of CabWriter 2.0.0, will receive a free upgrade license to the equivalent 2.0.0 license.
One of the most common question’s we’re asked by professionals is how to create professional quality shop drawings from your CabWriter model. In this article, we talk about how you can do that using CabWriter and SketchUp Pro’s LayOut program and point you towards a four part video tutorial series we’ve created to show you exactly how to create shop drawings quickly and easily.
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A CabWriter user wrote and asked how to integrate three cabinets into one cabinet, at least in appearance. The center cabinet of three boxes flanked with two single box cabinets designed as wine storage. The Edit Story Stick tool is used to accomplish this.
CabWriter is equally capable of drawing pure frameless or hybrid designs as face frame designs. The latter was used in the nine part CabWriter Comprehensive tutorial series. I am planning to redo CabWriter Comprehensive using the Frameless style. In this post I provide a link to a model of each style and invite you to give me input for planning the CabWriter Comprehensive Frameless series of videos.
In this post I will show you how to create a diagonal end cabinet by starting with the standard base box. I demonstrate the use of several CabWriter tools that support customizing. In addition I provide 10 strategies for minimizing the amount of work required.
Clean up! That part of a modeling project where you eliminate necessary parts, customize some parts, add parts that are missing (e.g. shelves), lengthen or shorten parts, add custom parts to the CabWriter cabinets or any other editing necessary to complete the model.
Learn how to use the ‘Re-Draw Selected Cabinets’ tool to change the characteristics of an existing cabinet and explore the Box Selector dialog to learn about the settings that you can change on a per box bases.