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Simpson Strongtie STL Files are now available and import direct into Chief....

 

For all items not in the Chief Library this is worth a Shot.....

 

 All Credit to Chopsaw for the link, in another Thread, I just thought I'd post this for Other Users here in the Symbols Forum too

 

STL works quite well ...I didn't realize Simpson was supplying them now, I sorted the page on left for STL only and there are 2700+ items....

 

https://www.strongtie.com/search?v=%3Arelevance%3AdrawingFileType%3ASTL&tab=drawing

 

they all come into Chief as Porcelain material ??? but not hard to change.....

 

Mick.

 

 

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Thanks Mick.

 

FWIW, for any of these symbols you import you should set the "Stretch Planes" outside of the Symbol Boundaries.  That way they can't be inadvertently stretched.

 

I hope that CA did that already for the Manufacturer's Library.

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15 minutes ago, Joe_Carrick said:

Thanks Mick.

 

FWIW, for any of these symbols you import you should set the "Stretch Planes" outside of the Symbol Boundaries.  That way they can't be inadvertently stretched.

 

I hope that CA did that already for the Manufacturer's Library.

 

Thanks for the Info Joe appreciate it....

 

Mick

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