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  08 August 2009
Taking Measurments

Is there a way to measure the distance in BU's from edge to edge, or Vertex to vertex in a specific axis?
I do understand that blender is not a CAD program, But coming from a CAD background, I would find this extremely useful

Thanks for the help

Sean
 
  08 August 2009
You can check out the scripts in the CAD section here
http://wiki.blender.org/index.php/E...Scripts/Catalog
I've never used any of them so i can't comment in that area but there might be something you're looking for.
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  08 August 2009
I think it's better for you to use the "edge length" button when you are in editing mode (F9), you can see the length of edges selected and way more easy than use a Caliper script for exemple.

Check out this page http://wiki.blender.org/index.php/D...odelling/Meshes

panel "Mesh tools more" http://wiki.blender.org/uploads/4/4...Mesh-Tools1.png

Other buttons could be useful for you too
 
  08 August 2009
Thanks Guys Thats exactly what I was looking for
 
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