Want to add even more precision to your design? The Dimensions tool in uMake was built just for that! This video walks you through the various functions and how to use the powerful dimensions tool in uMake.
0:00:00.410,0:00:05.100 uMake lets you use dimensions to create accurate designs. 0:00:05.100,0:00:12.230 To turn dimensions on, open up the side panel and then go to the settings panel. 0:00:12.230,0:00:15.499 Toggle on Dimensions from there. 0:00:15.499,0:00:18.370 Then choose your grid units. 0:00:18.370,0:00:22.780 By default uMake uses a generic ‘unitless’ unit. 0:00:22.800,0:00:28.660 However you can choose from metric units, or SAE units 0:00:28.660,0:00:32.320 Choose the unit that best fits your needs 0:00:32.320,0:00:37.800 When you select elements you will now notice dimensions on the bounding box. 0:00:37.800,0:00:42.230 Tapping on these dimensions will enable you to change the dimensions of a selected object 0:00:42.230,0:00:44.469 or group of objects. 0:00:44.469,0:00:49.870 If you choose to change the dimensions, you can use the lock icon to keep the dimensions 0:00:49.870,0:00:52.899 uniform and proportional. 0:00:52.899,0:00:57.630 In addition to changing the dimensions of an object, when you move an object, or rotate 0:00:57.630,0:01:01.390 an object you will see dimensions appear. 0:01:01.390,0:01:06.510 You can tap on these to enter the precise dimension you want to move an object. 0:01:06.510,0:01:10.590 Try using dimensions in your next design to help make it more accurate.