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Mastering AutoCAD® Civil 3D® 2012 by Louisa Holland, Richard Graham

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Assembling Your Assemblies

The more geometry changes that occur throughout your corridor, the more assemblies you will have. Civil 3D offers several tools to keep your assemblies organized and available for future use.

Storing a Customized Subassembly on a Tool Palette

Customizing subassemblies and creating assemblies are both simple tasks. However, you’ll save time in future projects if you store these assemblies for later use.

A typical jurisdiction usually has a finite number of allowable lane widths, curb types, and other components. It would be extremely beneficial to have the right subassemblies with the parameters already available on your tool palette.

The following exercise will lead you through storing a customized subassembly on a ...

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