Dimensioning a plan


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Dimensioning a plan

In this movie I'd like to take another look at dimensioning. In a previous movie we looked at dimensioning but there we used the Dimension tool as a modification tool to help us move our geometry around. To get our walls placed precisely, or our doors and windows, and that's a perfectly valid use for the dimension tool. Another valid use, and a very critical use of the dimension tool, is to actually create dimensions on your drawings for the purposes of printing out those documents and reporting what those values are to the recipient. So that's where I'd like to focus on and here and this movie is how to create dimensions for the purposes of documentation. So I'm in a file here called dimensioning and I'm in the enlarged dining room plan view and I'm going to zoom in here near the top. And begin adding my first few dimensions.

So, here on the quick access tool bar, I'm going to click the Aligned Dimension tool. And the Aligned Dimension tool is perhaps our most versa...

Dimensioning a plan
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Dimensioning a plan provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Paul F. Aubin as part of the Up and Running with Revit

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CAD
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Revit LT
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