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3 units - row house at Sydney Subd San Lorenzo Tabaco City

Posted by marblaze on June 2, 2013 at 9:50 PM Comments comments (2)

Soon to rise in Sydney Subd at San Lorenzo Tabaco City.

32 sqm floor area 

Steel Purlins

Storm wind pressure resistant

5 minutes drive to Tabaco City

Walking Distance to the beach/ National HIgh School

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Revit Tutorial

Posted by marblaze on May 27, 2013 at 4:10 AM Comments comments (1)

Check this out: Revit Tutorial 

This is a video clip in YouTube  showing step by step procedures on how to get started in Autodesk Revit. It is very useful indeed.

It is a series of about 3 minutes video clips which just make it easier to follow as oppose to long video clips which can be tiring and loaded with too much information.

If you want a ...

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Free Structural Design Software

Posted by marblaze on February 15, 2012 at 8:05 PM Comments comments (6)

If you can design by hand then you can do structural design using any computer software.


The first step in doing so is to define your frame or your structural element, e.g. beam and column.  You can do this simply by using 3d coordinate system.


For example, if you have a simple frame with two supporting columns and one beam at say three meter each, then you can start your definition by assigning 0,0,0 coordinate for the base of your first column, th...

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Posted by marblaze on January 25, 2012 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)



Understanding the concept of UCS or user co-ordinate system is very inportant in 3d drawing. In simple terms, UCS can simply be likened into your drawing board. If you put a paper on your drawing board, your UCS is the plane or the inclination of your drawing board hence when you draw a line on that paper, it is similar to drawing a li...

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Posted by marblaze on June 12, 2011 at 7:17 AM Comments comments (0)


12d is a civil design computer software. It features road design and surveying. It's very powerful. It can create road loayout and sections without going to the pain of manual calculation and painstaking autocad drafting.


The good thing about 12d is that it has a demo version in which one can self-train himself at his convenient time. The d...

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Matandang Balara

Posted by marblaze on February 20, 2011 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)


Pathway to developing Matandang Balara:


  • Get consent from owner to develop and sell the property
  • Obtain planning permit
  • Survey and subdivide
  • Start selling
  • Construct access road and footpaths
  • Build houses for sold units.


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Paper to CAD Drawing

Posted by marblaze on December 7, 2010 at 10:32 PM Comments comments (0)

Marblaze Drawings is proficient in converting your paper drawings into CAD and detailed drawings.


Every drawing is drawn for a particular purpose.  Details shown merely reflect this on a drawing.


There will come a time when an existing paper drawing will be used for a different purpose. Some details shown may have very little or no significant at all with regards to the new intended use of the drawing.


Marblaze drawings can c...

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