Last edited 25 Jan 2021

Cutting plane

Drawing for Understanding, Creating Interpretive Drawings of Historic Buildings, published by Historic England in 2016 defines a cutting plane as: ‘The line of cut through the structure and spaces of a building, a horizontal cutting plane is used to produce a plan a vertical cutting plane is used to produce section drawings.’

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