Creating a detail callout


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Creating a detail callout

In this and the next few movies we are going to look at the detailing process in Revit. Details are an integral part of any architectural documentation package; however, one of the challenges of working in building information modeling and software like Revit is there's this temptation to over model everything. In other words, it's theoretically possible to add items like flashing and fasteners and bolts and screws directly to your model; however, typically such items would only show in large-scale views, and in smaller-scale views they'd actually kind of get in the way.

So we want to resist the temptation to model such elements. There is little payoff in modeling them and you often pay a high price in diminished computer performance. For such items we continue to rely on traditional detail drawings. This has always been the case in architectural communication. Revit offers a full compliment of tools to facilitate the detailing process and does so in a way that ma...

Creating a detail callout
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Creating a detail callout provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Paul F. Aubin as part of the Revit Architecture 2013 Essential Training

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CAD
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Revit
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