It is currently 27 Feb 2020, 05:41

A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Where to ask all your SketchUp related questions or share your skills (in the case of our resident Guru Dave R…).

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 24 Nov 2019, 16:02

Woodster wrote:It works with iPadOS.


What does? SketchUp? Not really. Part of the problem is the user interface on the iPad is too clumsy for this kind of thing. There have been requests to have SketchUp work on iPads but it isn't really there.
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 15 Dec 2019, 16:08

Came across some photos of a bench made by NK in Sweden in the 40's. It's a knock-down design. Shades of Ikea? It looks like a nice project that most of us could pull off in our shops.

Image
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 01 Jan 2020, 00:22

One last one for 2019.

Image

This case piece is based on one designed for the concessions building in Mother Neff State Park in Texas in 1938. The original was built in pine. I expect probably southern yellow pine.
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby TrimTheKing » 13 Jan 2020, 13:23

Dave R wrote:Came across some photos of a bench made by NK in Sweden in the 40's. It's a knock-down design. Shades of Ikea? It looks like a nice project that most of us could pull off in our shops.

Image


Ooooh I like that style very much!
Cheers
Mark
TrimTheKing
Site Admin
 
Posts: 4459
Joined: 16 Jun 2014, 13:27
Location: Grappenhall, Cheshire
Name: Mark

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 13 Jan 2020, 13:34

Thanks Mark. Wish I could claim the design. ;)
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 31 Jan 2020, 22:27

More images for the bored.

This is a bed for which I did construction plans awhile back. It is based on beds designed by Greene & Greene for the Gamble House in Pasadena, California.

Image

Recently a fellow contacted me and indicated he wants to build a king sized version of the bed. That adds 16 inches to the width. His original intent was just to make the central panels wider, thusly:
Image

I'm not very fond of that idea. There's not enough added width to add another spindle at each lift so after playing around with the design and look at other pieces designed by the Greene Bros. I thought maybe this would work.
Image
Last edited by Dave R on 01 Feb 2020, 01:58, edited 1 time in total.
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby DaveL » 01 Feb 2020, 01:30

Sorry Dave but I think you have posted the same picture twice for the wider bed?
Regards,
Dave
My tool kit is almost complete, only a few more to get.
User avatar
DaveL
Old Oak
 
Posts: 1207
Joined: 21 Jul 2014, 21:07
Location: Sudbury, Suffolk
Name: Dave

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 01 Feb 2020, 01:57

Oops! So I have. Sorry. I'll fix it.
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 01 Feb 2020, 01:59

Fixed. Thanks for the alert.
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby DaveL » 01 Feb 2020, 09:20

Well I think breaking the big panel up looks much better.
Regards,
Dave
My tool kit is almost complete, only a few more to get.
User avatar
DaveL
Old Oak
 
Posts: 1207
Joined: 21 Jul 2014, 21:07
Location: Sudbury, Suffolk
Name: Dave

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Robert » 01 Feb 2020, 11:15

DaveL wrote:Sorry Dave but I think you have posted the same picture twice for the wider bed?


I looked last night and thought I was too tired to spot the difference :)
Robert
Old Oak
 
Posts: 1619
Joined: 21 Jul 2014, 19:31
Location: Woodford Green
Name: Robert

Re: A Few Recent SketchUp Scribbles

Postby Dave R » 01 Feb 2020, 16:21

Thanks Dave. Sorry for the confusion Robert.
Dave R
Sapling
 
Posts: 480
Joined: 22 Jul 2014, 13:38
Name:

Previous

Return to SketchUp & other 'CAD' Tools

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest