Assume /16 in dimension box

Here’s my second Dimension box request for today.

When working in inches, imputing /16 values grinds progress to a halt. I don’t see why this is necessary. The app can just assume /16 when nothing else is entered. i.e.:

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Results in 4 7/16" by 6 1/2".

And, piggy-backing off my first post, - on the number pad (edit: or right-arrow) can be a default alt for space, so that

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Prints into the dimension box the same way as the first image, so we’re off the letter keys altogether.

You sound like a boat builder.

I work in fractional inches but usually enter decimals although the slash on the number keypad doesn’t really slow my work down that much.

You must be doing this as a hobby since you are using SketchUp Free. At least until (if) these features get implemented, relax and enjoy it as a hobby. :wink:

Indeed, personal use for now. Sketchup is immensely fun - up until the point I must use the letter keyboard for numbers.

I have to hunt for the numbers on the letter keyboard, too, because I’m so used to the number keys.