Re: [Plugin] 3D Text Editor (1.0.0) — 19 February 2013 by Dave R » Wed Feb 20, 2013 10:04 pm Thomas, I played with it a little more on my Mac and the only thing I can find is the close button doesn't do anything. Nov 12, 2015 · It's very easy to create 3D text in Sketchup, but modeling in sketchup for 3d printing is not the best idea, as you would need to repair the STL's produced. I usually use "design spark mechanical" (free CAD software) to model, and add tekst I take from sketchup. SketchUp is a free and easy-to-use 3D drawing, design, and rendering program. SketchUp 2017 offers faster performance, intelligent tools such as smart offsets and inferencing, and more ... Jul 03, 2019 · Designer Hacks, Sketchup; Simple details like text can add some dimension and depth to your Sketchup models. In this tutorial, we’ll go over how to make engraved or embedded text in Sketchup. We’ll use the 3D text tool to add a name and date to a headstone that we modeled in Sketchup. You can follow along, or add text to one of your own models! Placing 3D text in your model. The 3D Text tool generates geometry from text that you type. Create 3D text when the text isn’t a label but part of your actual model — such as house numbers, an engraving, or meaningful initials that decorate a room. Here’s where you find the 3D Text tool in the SketchUp interface: Construction toolbar What your plugin does is in a way, control the native sketchup 3d text tool, and keep a reference of the text content, so it can be changed afterwards. Not easy to change I guess, or, it should be changed directly in sketchup's core.