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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 3
02-07-2012, 12:48 PM
It should be noted that when the translation STG (=snap to grid) button is active you CAN NOT manipulate the Y-axis (=height) freely because is also snaps to the height grid - which happens to be 3.048 in my experience.

So if you use Foundation Building Blocks - turn off STG, search for the right height for your floors, walls etc. and place a SINGLE ONE. Then torn on STG and you can use copy/past to align all your elements along the grid. When you need to insert something with a custom height, turn off STG again.

The rotation STG is mostly used for aligning 45/90 walls when building fake interiors or buildings from scratch.