Modeling Software
Hobby LEDs
Even More LEDs
Wire, switch, more
MB FREE BUILDING
Resources
Connect to Power Supply
Clubs Area
Beginners Area
Awards and Links
Articles
Model Builder Software Reviews
LEDFAQ
soldering
video
Tutorials on LEDs
Customer comments and testimonials
Lights for Minis
Gallery
Bookmark Page



Bookmark and Share

Member of International List of Scale Model Related Web Sites
proud member of Hobby Manufacturers Association
Home :: Resources :: Articles :: Model Builder Scale Conversions

Model Builder Scale Conversions

Model Builder Scale Conversions

Do you or members of your club or members of your family model in a lot of scales?


With Model Builder you can save a project in one scale and re-open it in any other scale!

Say you decide to design a building in 1:48 scale.  OR someone shares a file with you that happens to be in 1:48 scale.

  scales with model builder

you can save it

and then open Model Builder in any other of your scales, say 1:160 and select "Enter"
model builder for scale models


Then, select "File" > "open" from the file menu drop down. Browse to the building you just made in 1:48 scale and choose "open".


model builder


Model Builder will prompt you "that building was made in a different scale....?" choose yes


and your saved o scale building will now be open for you to use in n scale!  That's It!


Note:  It is usually best to make these changes in scale from big to smaller.
Since 1:160 has a lot more room on a single page, a building made in 1:160 could easily be more than 4 pages in 1:48. 

Model Builder Scale Conversions

Free Shipping