Create Wall Sweeps and Reveals in Revit Architecture 2013


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Creating wall sweeps and reveals

In this movie we'll look at sweeps and reveals. A sweep is material that you add to a wall, and a reveal is material that you carve away. Both use a two-dimensional family type called a Profile, which determines the shape of the material that you're either adding or removing, and then that material is pushed along either the length or the height of the wall. We can apply these at the type level, in which case it would apply to all instances of the type, or we can actually apply them wall by wall. So let's get started here in a file called Sweeps and Reveals. And I am going to select one of the exterior walls and go to its Edit Type button here on the Properties palette.

Now we've been here before. We are going to choose Edit Structure. And if you look down here, where we need to go is this Sweeps button, but it's grayed out. And the mystery here is that it says Modify Vertical Structure is available only in the Section Preview. So you have to click the Preview button h...

Creating wall sweeps and reveals
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Creating wall sweeps and reveals 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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