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Old 01-01-2004, 01:20 PM
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In the latest model aviation (ama rag) the have a set of plans. I would like to get them enlarged to a sixty size. Any ideas on how to do that? thanks
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Old 01-01-2004, 05:59 PM
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Kinko's can enlarge your original up to 400%. If that isn't enough, enlarge the enlargement. Sometimes I have to cut the plans to accomodate the 36" width limit of their paper.
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Old 01-02-2004, 02:02 AM
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Bear in mind that as you enlarge plans, the distances between ribs increases. Sometimes to a point that you have to add ribs for strength and support.
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Scan the plans in to your computer, insert the files into AutoCAD, trace over the drawings then scale them up to whatever size you want. Then all you have to do is find a place to print the plans out. Lucky for me I'm a project manager at an architectural firm, so that's no problem at all.
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