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Complicated stair treads

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Hello again. 

 

I have been tasked with he job of converting my companies Autocad DWG into chief

 

Every house bar this one have been easy because there is nothing simple about these stairs.

 

can anyone help me with a simple/easy way to do this staircase?

 

I feel my only option is to draw landings and change the heights of them....

 

Sorry the cad file make it look messy but you will be able to see my issue. the AutoCAD layer is called "*AutoCAD" shout be at the top of the layers list

Catalina.plan

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Mark,

 

I was working under the restraint that all the risers are on radii from a common point (which I marked on my plan).

If you make your stair fill transparent, you can see the difference.

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I was just giving it a go I am no expert with stairs but I did try to open your file to see what you came up with but you must not have closed chief when you zip as no data error

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Ah, thanks Mark.

I went back and changed the file.

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Have a good look at the plan and stair settings.

It is a curved stair centred with Winders checked.

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