Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Copy levels and set up monitoring, part of Cert Prep: Revit MEP Mechanical & Plumbing Certified Professional.
- [Instructor] The first thing we do when we start…any mechanical model is we have to bring in…an architectural underlay.…What I'd like to do in this video…is link a structural model…as well as an architectural model.…In Revit, under Projects, let's start a new model…using a mechanical template.…Notice that we're in 1 Mech HVAC floor plan.…It doesn't really matter what view we're in…as long as it's not a drafting view or a sheet.…So go to the Insert tab,…and here you'll find Link Revit.…
Another way to do this is if we scroll down…on the project browser, and we right click on Revit Links,…we can go to New Link right here.…So either way, I'm gonna go to Link Revit.…Browse to where you're keeping your exercise files.…The first one I'm gonna grab is Architectural.…Now, the positioning is Auto Origin to Origin by default.…Your project may be on Shared Coordinates,…or you can go Project Base Point to Project Base Point.…
In this video we'll go Auto Origin to Origin.…Let's click Open.…Now, with our architectural model linked in,…
- Importing AutoCAD files into Revit
- Linking Revit modeling
- Creating floor plans
- Using worksets
- Creating sheets
- Creating new family types
- Adding and modifying ducts, fixtures, piping, plumbing, and more
- Creating plumbing and HVAC plans
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 11/01/2017. What changed?
A: The following topics were updated: collaboration, documentation, elements, modeling, and views.
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