Adding security devices is just like adding a switch, a lighting fixture or a receptacle. By clicking on the device drop down in the Electrical panel, this video will have you finding a security device from the standard Revit family directory in the communications folder. We will find a wall mounted camera, then we will create a 3D perspective and change the elevation of the camera so it's not 4 feet off the ground.
- [Voiceover] I'd like to look at some low voltage stuff now…and deal with some security devices.…To get started, let's jump into Revit, let's go to Projects…Open and I'm going to find my Security model.…I'm gonna click Open.…I like to double click on one Ceiling Elec.…What I'd like to do is right click on this,…and I wanna Duplicate View.…I just wanna Duplicate it.…I'm gonna right click on one Ceiling Elec…and I'm going to Rename.…And I'm going to call it 1-Ceiling Security.…
I'm going to hit OK.…Now for 1-Ceiling Security, what I'm going to do is…in my Properties up top, the Discipline will be Electrical,…but the Sub-Discipline now, I'm going to type in Security.…I'm going to hit Enter.…Now notice we can come down here and we have a whole new…Security plan, cool.…So I'm going to come into my hallway.…I'm going to go to Systems, I'm going to click the drop down…and I'm going to come down to Security Device.…
Uh oh, there's none loaded on our model, that's okay.…Let's click Yes to load one now.…I want to go to Electrical, MEP,…
Once you're finished with this course, you can feel confident taking the Revit MEP 2015 Certified Professional exam.
- Importing AutoCAD files into Revit
- Linking Revit models
- Using worksets
- Creating new family types
- Adding and modifying panels, circuits, switches, conduits, and more
- Creating detail views
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 11/01/2017. What changed?
A: A new video was added that covers creating and applying filters. In addition, the following topics were updated: collaboration, elements, modeling, and views and sheets.