Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with dimensions, part of Revit 2021: Essential Training for MEP.
- [Instructor] Although we may not use dimensions … that much in MEP, … it's still prudent to cover the topic. … Like text, dimensions are considered annotation. … However, Revit dimensions are a little bit more than that. … We're going to use dimensions as both a means … to communicate to the person reading our prints, … and as a way to layout our geometry. … Let's get started. … Let's open up Revit Workflow-09. … Let's zoom into here. … See, this duct door goes a specific distance away from this. … I'm going to click on my align dimension button. … And I'm going to pick this piece of duct, … and I'm going to come down and pick this piece of duct. … Now, I'm going to pick a point off of it like here. … I'm going to hit Esc. … Now, I want to move this item up to make it … an even four foot six. … If I select this piece of duct, … I'm indicating to Revit that this is what I want to move. … Notice the dimension in Revit turns small and blue. … If I select this, and I type four, Space, six and hit Enter, …
Skill Level Beginner
1. Starting a Revit Project
2. Revit Electrical
3. Revit Mechanical
4. Revit Plumbing
5. Revit Workflow
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