Creating a spiral staircase


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Creating a spiral staircase

In this lesson, we're going to create a spiral staircase. New to Revit 2013 is the actual ability to create a true spiral staircase. It's actually quite easy. The trick is how the staircase gets terminated and to lay it out so you don't whack your head. The objective of this exercise is to create shaft opening for the staircase, then to model the actual staircase within the opening. Then we'll make some adjustments to the opening to be a little more safe. To get started, find the Revit model called panels and Stringers.

In the Project browser, go to Level 2 under Floor Plans. The first thing we need to do is reset our workplane for this level, because in the previous exercise, we modified it to put in our U-shaped stairs. On the Work Plane panel, click the Set button. We want to set this back to Level, Level 2, and hit OK. The next thing I'd like to do is draw a reference plan up the middle of this, landing that way we can center our opening in the mid...

Creating a spiral staircase
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Creating a spiral staircase provides you with in-depth training on video2brain. Taught by Eric Wing as part of the Revit Stairs Workshop

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