Blog Published: 02/07/2018

Blogger - Nick Johns

Join Edges and Curves into "Polylines" with SketchUp Weld

There are hundreds of extensions - tools and features - integrated directly into SketchUp Pro. These extensions improve workflow by reducing time-consuming, complex or repetitive processes.
The SketchUp plugins add special functionalities to this simple-to-use design software such as photorealistic rendering, takes-offs and reporting, custom parametric modelling, animation, and advanced drawing tools.
With this in mind, I thought I would list my recommendation of the very basic SketchUp extensions which I’m sure your conceptual design modelling teams and users will find useful.
Here is number one.
Weld - Joins connected edges and broken lines into one continuous polyline

SketchUp Extensions - Weld

Weld allows you to join multiple connected edges, curves, and/or arcs (by "connected" we mean having common endpoints) into a single "polyline".
The Weld SketchUp extension can be used by the following industries: Architecture, Construction, Education, Engineering, Film & Stage, Gaming, Heavy Civil, Interior Design, Kitchen & Bath, Landscape Architecture, Urban Planning, Woodworking. 

This SketchUp plugin is completely free.

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Look out for the next extension recommendation. In the meantime, you can explore a few other SketchUp plugins here.

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  • Nick Johns

Nick Johns

Product Sales Specialist

Nick Johns is the Third Party Products Specialist for Excitech and is responsible for the adoption of third party products such as Verity and EdgeWise by ClearEdge3D, Pinnacle Series by Eagle Point, SketchUp by Trimble and the Ideate software portfolio to existing and new customers.

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