Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Inserting views from files, part of Revit: Sprinkler Design.
- [Instructor] Here's something cool…that Revit does a great job of.…How about creating an entire menu…of predefined drafting views that…we can drag into our model at any time?…By creating an entire separate Revit model…we can load it up with predefined drafting views…that we can import into this model as we see fit.…To get started, let's just into Revit…and go into any sheet that you might have open.…Next I'd like to go to the Insert tab.…Now let's click on Insert from File, Insert Views from File.…
Now go ahead and navigate to where…you're keeping your exercise files…and find the file called Master Details.…With that file selected let's click on Open.…Notice we can select any number of items.…I've prebuilt this menu to do just that.…I'm gonna grab this dry pipe fire suppression detail…and I'm gonna bring that one in, I'm gonna click Okay.…If we get a Duplicate Types dialogue don't worry about it.…These are just materials that…are being duplicated, click Okay.…
Now it's under Mechanical Coordination,…so I'm gonna drill into this,…
- Linking to architecture
- Creating views
- Configuring routing preferences and systems
- Adding sprinklers, risers, and pipes
- Tagging pipes
- Adding schedules
- Importing AutoCAD files in Revit
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1. Project Setup
2. Routing Preferences and Systems
3. Laying Out Sprinklers and Pipes
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