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How to scale CAD objects vertically only?

A - answer The easiest way of a Z-axis scaling is to copy the 3D objects to clipboard (Ctrl+C) a paste/insert them back as a block (PASTEBLOCK). Then change the Z-scale property of the pasted block using the Properties palette (Ctrl+1).

See an example of a sphere+cube scaled in Z:

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See also:
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Tip 12105:Select the smallest DWG object - MinOf utility.


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