Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating custom callouts, part of BIM Manager: Managing Revit.
- [Instructor] The next few videos deal with items…that are a little more elusive than most.…To help us round out our standards, we need to understand…where those little bubbles are coming from…that we use on the end of our callouts,…sections, and pretty much every…other descriptive icon in our drawing.…Here, I'd like to create a callout bubble from scratch.…Then we'll load it into our global template…and make a new callout.…So, let's jump into Revit.…Under Families, let's go New.…Go to Annotations.…I want to grab Generic tag.…And I want to click Open.…
The first thing I want to do is go to my Family…category and Parameters button, right here.…And scroll up to Callout Heads…and click that.…That's probably the most important part of this.…Now let's click Okay.…I'm going to zoom into here.…I'm going to select this note and I'm going to delete it.…Now, I'm just going to make a box.…I'm going to go to Create…Line.…On my Drop panel, I'm going to click on…my Pick Lines button.…I'm going to offset that one eighth of an inch.…
- Setting up the Revit folder structure
- Creating a revision schedule
- Adding a symbol list
- Creating shared parameters
- Configuring your text
- Creating line types, weights, and patterns
- Configuring the underlay settings
- Creating custom grids
- Viewing templates
- Importing CAD details
Skill Level Intermediate
AutoCAD Customization for CAD Managerswith Josh Modglin2h 6m Intermediate
1. Company-Wide Workflow
2. Global Template Content
3. File Sharing
4. Master Details
Importing CAD details3m 22s
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