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README.md

Sheet Exporter

Easily export sheets from Sketchup to Cutlist Plus fx.

Windows only. Tested with Sketchup 2016/2017

Getting Started

Download ZIP archive and extract to %APPDATA%\SketchUp\SketchUp 2017\SketchUp\Plugins (replace 2017 with your version).

Open Sketchup and click the following toolbar button to open the sheet exporter dialog: Materials export dialog

Instructions

Create your furniture in Sketchup, with each part as a separate component. Select the parts you want to export to Cutlist and click 'copy to clipboard'.

In Cutlist, open Edit -> Import Parts from Clipboard. Make sure "First row has headers" is ticked, and press "Auto-map columns". Click "Finish" and your parts should appear in the parts tab.

Properties

Property Description
Info Add information to the "Info" column of Cutlist
Material Primary/Secondary materials can be defined in Cutlist
Skip This item will never be exported to Cutlist
Rotate 90° Rotate this parts 90°, changing the grain direction
Double When a part is 36mm thick in Sketchup, this option will add 2x 18mm thick in Cutlist
Split When a part is 1000mm long in Sketchup, this option will add 2x 500mm to Cutlist when Split is set to 2

Importing materials

In Cutlist Plus fx, use Materials -> Export database with the following settings:

Materials export dialog

Export the file as materials.csv and place it in %APPDATA%\SketchUp\SketchUp 2017\SketchUp\Plugins\SheetExporter\materials (replace 2017 with your version)

(If the exported file consists of only one line, enable "Use Unicode file format when exporting" in Settings -> General preferences -> File Locations (tab))

License

This project is licensed under the MIT License - see the LICENSE.md file for details

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