Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing AutoCAD, part of Revit 2020: Essential Training for MEP (Imperial).
- [Instructor] So, I supposed you have…some old, auto-CAD details laying around…that you need to throw away because you're using Revit now.…Ha, don't worry, you don't have to quite do that yet.…As a matter of fact, you can use them directly in Revit.…Let's take a look at importing CAD.…We'll first import an auto CAD detail…then query it's information.…Then we'll explode it and see what we can do.…Let's click on Revit Workflow-02.…Remember this drafting view?…Let's create a new one.…Let's go to view.…
Let's click on drafting view.…Let's call it TYPICAL AHU, all caps.…T, Y, P, I, C, A, L, A, H, U.…The scale, I think it's 12 to one.…You have to know the scale of the auto CAD drawing…you're bringing in or it's going to blow up.…Click OK.…Let's go to insert.…Let's go to import CAD.…Browse to your Revit Workflow,…and I'm going to grab this detail 101.…
Colors.…If I'm going to put this on a sheet, I'll go black and white.…If I'm use it as an underlay that I model over the top of,…generally I'll click preserve.…Layers levels, let's go visible.…
- Electrical features
- Mechanical features
- Plumbing features
- Fire protection features
- Adopting Revit into your workflow
- Creating detailed views
- Importing details
- Creating sheets
- Controlling revisions
- MEP fabrication parts
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1. Starting a Revit Project
2. Revit Electrical
3. Revit Mechanical
4. Revit Plumbing
5. Revit Workflow
6. MEP Fabrication Parts
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