"My plugin has some tools that might help. For instance, you can make everything the same scale in all of your visible details. So, if you zoom to your objects and then make them the same scale, they should line up to your requirements. I…"
"The Bom tool in my plugin does export bounding-box sizes of each object (but not centroids). You can email me & I can send the script version if you want to add that to the script.
Updated peterstools:http://wiki.mcneel.com/people/peterharrisSome of what's new: BOM: Added columns for Layer, Volume Centroid, and Area Centroid. Now it can create a CSV file (and no longer attempts to create an excel worksheet directly) DotWithData: Added options for Layer, Weight, Volume Centroid, and Area Centroid TimerTools: Improved formatting and error-checking. DetailsTools: Fixed MakeObjectsSameScale so that smaller…See More
"I have a plugin that will output dimensions and other information, but it won't create blueprints. Sounds like a good idea, though - you should write one.
I guess the way to do it best for now would be to create a bunch of details, and zoom…"
"Ok, thanks - I was thinking of HideInDetail, not HideLayersInDetail (sorry). But it's not too important now that you've confirmed that most of the commands don't have a method to apply them to all details in a layout."
"Thanks Pascal - works well, though I have an overall gripe with a few commands that work with details. In the TiltView case, if I run the command without a detail active, I get no feedback. What I'd like to see is a message - something like…"