Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding switches, part of Revit 2021: Essential Training for MEP.
- [Eric] I guess the next thing to do is add a switch. … Let's jump into Revit to make sure … we'll all in the same view. … In the project browser, let's go to electrical, lighting, … ceiling plans, and let's double click on level one. … Let's zoom over to where we placed our lights. … To add a switch, let's go to the systems tab. … On the electrical panel, let's click the drop-down … underneath the device icon. … Let's come down to lighting. … Again, we can place it on vertical face, … 3D face or our work plane. … Vertical face is appropriate. … In our type selector dropdown, let's see what we've got. … We have lighting switches, circuit breaker, … dimmer, door, four way, there's a bunch of 'em. … Since we're right next to a door, let's click door. … Notice our switch voltage is 120 volts. … Now, I'm going to hover over this wall … and it looks as though our detail level is set to fine. … We don't want that. … So on our view control toolbar, … let's make sure that our detail level is set …
Skill Level Beginner
1. Starting a Revit Project
2. Revit Electrical
3. Revit Mechanical
4. Revit Plumbing
5. Revit Workflow
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