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### How to model with precision [duplicate]

My 3D modeling skills are limited to SketchUp, so forgive my lack of experience. I don't understand how to model something, in programs like Blender, with precision when it comes to measurements. How ...
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### Exact precision on blender grid [duplicate]

Well, I have to do a mesh in millimeters, and amplify the view to begin, and set a vertex in the center (Y=0 X=0), and as you can see, set the top view, and create a square of 10cm but the mesh does ...
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### How do blender units and meters, feet, or yards correlate?

If I'm using blender game engine, how do blender units work in relation to gravity, acceleration, or weight? Is there a rough physical world equivalent?
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### How to set a specific edge length numerically?

I've got this question from one of my best students. The question is the following: Suppose, that we have Edit mode with some edges, vertices, etc. How to set a selected edge to have a specific ...
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### Blender resources for architects?

My interest in Blender comes from wanting to use it to model physical structures and produce architectural drawings; what I have so far is really impressive, but there doesn't seem to be too much ...
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### How do you set the scale for a specific project?

For my current project, I've decided to use metric units. I am trying to work at the millimeter level, but when I create a new object (Cube) it's set to a one meter scale by default. How do I tell ...
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### Precision modeling - how to achieve this simple shape?

I know this is a basic question. I know how to model the shape below but I don't understand how, if I want to do it with precise measurements. I started with a cube and set the dimensions but then ...
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### How to calculate specific liquid volume?

I'm new to Blender and have a question regarding modeling of realistic scaled objects. I'm modeling a complex shaped bottle and I would like to scale it (using metric values) to hold a specific volume ...
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### How to create a plane about such dimensions as the length of other edge?

How to create the square (plane) about such dimensions as the length of some other edge from the scene?
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### How to work with parameters?

How can I work with parameters in Blender? I tried searching on Google, but I didn't find results. When I change the parameter on the X and Y axis, it works well, but when I go into Edit mode, I can'...
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### Where are the extrude and scale values?

To be specific, if I extrude by pressing E and I type 40 (for 40mm), where do I look up this value on Blender? Same for when I scale; I'd press S and type ...
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### How to precisely set position in edit mode by typing in numbers?

In Object Mode, I can type in xyz coordinates using this menu: What is the equivalent in Edit Mode, so I can precisely position the parts of an object?
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### Precise Box creation (migrating from 3d MAX)

I'm migrating my primary 3D tool from 3D Max to Blender. I Just missing to create a precise form. for instance: create a 10x14x12 Box. The For now I'm only able to create an 1x1x1 cube, and them ...