Working with railings


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Working with railings

When you create stairs, Revit also creates a railing automatically. Railings that are created automatically with the stairs are considered hosted railings, and the ones you create for guardrails would be basically freestanding. So, in this example, let's go ahead and take a look at creating our own railings from manual sketches. I'm in a file called Railings. It's a version of our office building project that we've been looking at. I have a stair over here with its associated railings. What I would like to do in this first example is I want to take this existing railing, and I want to edit its sketch.

I want to do that so that I can add a little railing extension on the end to accommodate code requirements. So, I'm going to go ahead and click on the Edit Path, and that will take me into the sketch for this railing. Then I'm going to go to the toolbox here and click the Draw tool. We'll pick Line. I'm going to start right at this end point, go out this way 1 ...

Working with railings
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Working with railings provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Paul F. Aubin as part of the Revit Architecture 2011 Essential Training

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CAD
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Revit
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