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#1 John Abernathy

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Posted 15 June 2022 - 03:50 PM

Curious how some handle drawing a fireplace, then having it illustrated correctly in 3d. 

 

Typically, I use an Isokern with brick veneer. Trying to figure out a way to add this as a symbol. 



#2 Mark Petri

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Posted 15 June 2022 - 09:08 PM

Lots of ways to do it. I use walls for the chase, walls and 3D solids for the fire box, an arch opening, etc to create open masonry types. And if I need a manufactured fireplace I use the symbols in SP's fireplace library or some I've imported.


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#3 Thomas Roman

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Posted 16 June 2022 - 08:13 AM

Codes have not allowed open masonry type fireplaces here in CA for over a decade... only EPA listed fireboxes. I may have seen tears in the eyes of a mason working on his last masonry fireplace after that code change...
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