Using cutaway views


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Using cutaway views

In this movie I'm going to show you how to create a cutaway sectional 3D view. Sometimes you want to get a better look at a certain portion of your building, and even though you can go in and use Visibility Graphics or a Temporary Hide Isolate or Permanent Hide, and hide and isolate certain elements, sometimes it's going to be easier to just go in and actually create a custom 3D view. And the easiest way to do that is to actually modify the section box that's used to define the 3D view.

So instead of showing the entire model, we can actually crop it down to just a particular area. Now you can do this manually, but the fastest way to do it is to actually use an existing view to set the extents of the 3D view. So that's the process I want to walk you through right here. I'm in a view called Cutaway View. I'm going to zoom in here on the top of the plan. And perhaps I want to get a better look at my stairwell and see how it fits into the surrounding contex...

Using cutaway views
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Using cutaway views 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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