How To Get A Cutlist From Your Sketchup Model
How to get a cutlist from your sketchup model is article about Design bookmarked by milton with ID 11673837610 was uploaded on 02-02-2019 and has been viewed 283,289 times.
You've probably already discovered that SketchUp is a great tool for designing your project.You can sketch out your ideas to get a good feel for how they will look making it easy for you and your client to get on the same page with a design.
Once you have the model drawn, though, what next? Well, after you've drawn the model, and have the visible details worked out, you can add the joinery and other bits to the model to create a plan to take to the shop.
Typically I find that I don't need a formal plan for myself, although it's certainly possible to make one.I use SketchUp and LayOut to make the digital and printed plans for many of the projects featured in Fine Woodworking Magazine.
For my own use, a few images exported from the SketchUp file usually suffice.It is handy, though, to have a cutlist so I have the overall sizes of the parts at hand as well as a shopping list when I go to the store for parts...