SPSEngineering

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  1. My firm has structural standards that are normally done in AutoCAD. I want to be able to achieve them in chief architect. This is our section annotation. I was able to create the top but I need help on the triangle on the tail. Also, is there a way to change the appearance or display the structural framing members as a polyline in plan view and have them as original in 3D? We currently use polylines for our joists, headers, girders, beams, rafters, etc. with a 1" to 3" Global Line Width and either phantom, continuous, or dashed/hidden line types in AutoCAD. I want to be able to produce our structural drawings like in chief architect instead of going back in forth because I like the auto framing features in chief. Let me know if additional files are needed for clarity. Or if this is the wrong forum for this topic.
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    Roof Hole Cutting Off Gutters

    Ok, I'll try to do it next time. But I just deleted it and started over and figured a way to do it. I just did an auto floating dormer > exploded it > used line break on the main roof > modified the roof plane to meet the shed dormer and to go around the walls. Thanks again I will attach the file and the vector views next time!
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    Roof Hole Cutting Off Gutters

    Hi, I am trying to continue the exterior wall up to the dormer. When I exploded the auto dormer and extended the roofline it cuts off the gutter and eave boxes. I don't know if there is a better method for this or an easy fix, that's why I'm here. Thanks in advance.