Architectural symbols

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Architectural symbols

Postby bakki » Fri Mar 07, 2008 11:02 pm

Hi,

I am trying out QCad both on Linux(community ed) and on Mac Leopard. I will be only using it on the Mac for production use. I use Sketchup for modelling. I am able to export views from Sketchup for dimensioning etc into QCad and print to an Epson wide format printer successfully. However some things I am missing are tabloid page templates(easily fixed with blocks) and various symbols for sections, true north etc. I downloaded the parts lib which does not have them. I know that all of these can be drawn from scratch but a library would be a real time saver.

Is there another symbols library? If not are there any other resources on the Net?

Thanks,

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Postby andrew » Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:30 pm

Look for collections or libraries of DXF files on the Internet. DXF is a widely accepted standard, so chances are good you will find something.
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