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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:
Tip 14039:How to display the total volume or surface of 3D solids in DWG?
Tip 13938:ModDXF - utility for bulk modification/display of internal DXF properties in DWG entities.
Tip 13878:SelectSimilar - extended selections for AutoCAD, incl. LT and Web versions
Tip 13504:How to add own commands to AutoCAD custom palette?
Tip 12760:Replace texts with blocks of the same name - Txt2Ref.


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