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Need to cut column in half.

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I'm not that computer savy at all. I can't for the life of me figure out how to work sketch up, nor do I have the time to learn it with the amount of workload I've been carrying. I need this column cut in half vertically. Is there an easy way to do this? I intend to use this on the exterior of a home. I'll attach a pic.IMG_1368.JPG

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27 minutes ago, solver said:

Like this?

Rosco2017 1.jpg

Yes. Can this be achieved in Chief?

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Take us through that process of symbol editing, Eric.  I need to learn it.

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26 minutes ago, GeneDavis said:

Take us through that process of symbol editing, Eric.  I need to learn it.

That is wonderful! Thank you Gene! 

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35 minutes ago, GeneDavis said:

Take us through that process of symbol editing, Eric.  I need to learn it.

 

That's modeled using solids, and really need a video to explain. Not difficult to do, but not simple to explain either.

 

I don't know how to change a symbol.

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To cut the symbol in half -add a stretch zone that goes from then back to the center of the object, resize the depth to half what it was.

Almost forgot- once done open the symbol again, block tab, generate block so it shows correctly in plan.

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Thank you guys so much for all of your help. I really appreciate it. 

PENROD EXTERIOR VIEW 14.jpgPENROD EXTERIOR VIEW 15.jpg

 

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