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Forum topic by SinclareRose posted 03-01-2017 10:17 PM 1710 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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SinclareRose

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03-01-2017 10:17 PM

Topic tags/keywords: cabinets drawing software cut list layout dimensions thank you

Hey all,

Hope everyone is having a wonderful day.

I am looking for some help. I’ve recently purchased a new home and it needs some remodeling. I will be able to build the cabinets myself, but I’ve only ever built one or two at a time. It would be easier to have a layout and cut list. I’ve been on sketch up and ecabinets, but it’s kicking my butt. I can’t figure them out too well.

Does anyone have one of those wonderful programs who might be able to help me out by drawing out a layout and cut list of all of my cabinets?

I have already drawn out the floor plan and elevated view of all of the cabinets. I actually had training in that one, so it’s to scale – yay!

I’ve searched online but can’t find anyone who does the cut list and layout specifically. If anyone can point me in the right direction, that would help tremendously as well.

Thank you so much!!
SinclareRose.

-- "Potatoes! Boil 'em, mash 'em, stick 'em in a stew!"


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Roger

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#1 posted 03-02-2017 01:10 AM

That’s a lot to take on. Good luck with it all. I understand that doing them all at the same time would be the thing to do. Someone on here should be able to show you the way. Sorry, I’m no help

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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Handtooler

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#2 posted 03-02-2017 03:30 PM

Bob Lang is certainly an expert with Sketch Up for woodworkers, as he’s had a couple fo books writen on the subject. I f you can find a way to get in touch with him he’ll lead you in the right direction.

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 [email protected]

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#3 posted 03-02-2017 07:50 PM

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SinclareRose

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#4 posted 03-03-2017 08:08 PM

Thank you all so much for your input. I’ve already checked out a couple of those links and it looks like some great info. Thanks again!!

-- "Potatoes! Boil 'em, mash 'em, stick 'em in a stew!"

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HickWillis

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#5 posted 03-03-2017 09:40 PM

That’s a lot of work as Roger said – good luck.

I recommend checking out Frank Howarth on YouTube – he has a great series on cabinets from when he redid his kitchen.

-- -Will

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BobLang

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#6 posted 04-23-2017 07:00 PM

I’m not that hard to find, and my latest SketchUp book is “SketchUp for Kitchen Design”.

-- Bob Lang, https://readwatchdo.com

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