How do you save a scaled drawing in SketchUp?

How do I save a scale in Sketchup?

Click the Print Mode drop-down menu to the right of the canvas, select Scenes, and then choose the orthographic scene you just made. Click the Print Mode drop-down menu again, and choose Print to Scale.

How do I print to scale in Sketchup LayOut?

Tips for Printing to Scale in Layout

  1. To set the Units, go to File > Document Setup > Units.
  2. To set the Page Size, select a pre-made template from the LayOut Startup Screen or go to File > Document Setup > Paper to manually change the size. Make sure the Units are set correctly first.

How do I scale a drawing to print?

From the Page Setup dialog, click the Print Setup tab, and under Print zoom, do one of the following:

  1. To reduce the drawing, click Adjust to, and then type a number less than 100.
  2. To enlarge the drawing, click Adjust to, and then type a number greater than 100.

How do you scale something?

To scale an object to a smaller size, you simply divide each dimension by the required scale factor. For example, if you would like to apply a scale factor of 1:6 and the length of the item is 60 cm, you simply divide 60 / 6 = 10 cm to get the new dimension.

Why is my import failing in Sketchup?

If you get a failure message, try again with a different Units setting in the Import Options dialog box (Step 6). If that doesn’t work, the file might have been saved in a CAD format that’s newer than the ones that SketchUp Pro can import.

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What does scale 1.50 mean?

1:50 is a ratio. it means you’re scaling 1 unit to 50 units. that could be inches (1″=50″) or miles (1 mile=50 miles) or anything else, but it’s a direct scale.

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