- [Instructor] In this video, we're going to look at…placing various components in our plan.…As you might expect, we can place lots of things,…not just doors and windows.…So we might have fixtures, equipment, lighting.…All various things that we need for our floor plan layout.…And we do most of that with the component tool.…So if we click on the component tool,…what's initially loaded in this project is somewhat limited.…We have a desk, a parking space, a tree,…and a few support elements.…None of which I want to add to this plan.…What I actually want to add is…the plumbing fixtures in the toilet rooms,…some equipment in the mechanical room,…and some appliances in the kitchen.…
So I'm going to use this load family button right here…to go out and access my library.…Now, I've got the US installation installed here,…so it went to my imperial folder first.…So I'm going to go up one level into my US metric folder,…then here in the metric folder…I've got a folder for several different categories.…So let's start with the mechanical category,…
AuthorPaul F. Aubin
Paul also shows advanced techniques for modeling stairs and complex walls, adding rooms, and creating schedules. Finally, discover how to annotate your drawing so all the components are perfectly understood, and learn how to output sheets to PDF and AutoCAD.
- Understanding BIM and the Revit element hierarchy
- Navigating views
- Creating a new project from a template
- Adding walls, doors, and windows
- Adding plumbing fixtures and other components
- Linking AutoCAD DWG files
- Rotating and aligning Revit links
- Working with footprint and extrusion roofs
- Adding openings
- Adding railings and extensions to stairs
- Creating stacked and curtain walls
- Hiding and isolating objects
- Adding rooms
- Creating schedule views
- Adding text and dimensions
- Creating new families
- Using reference planes, parameters, and constraints
- Plotting and creating a PDF
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Core Concepts
2. Getting Comfortable with the Revit Environment
3. Starting a Project
4. Modeling Basics
5. Links, Imports, and Groups
6. Sketch-Based Modeling Components
8. Complex Walls
9. Visibility and Graphic Controls
11. Schedules and Tags
12. Annotation and Details
13. The Basics of Families
14. Sheets, Plotting, and Publishing
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