Switch systems are a little different, but are configured the same as a lighting circuit or a power circuit. In this video, we will be choosing the switch of our choice to control the lighting. Remember, if you want you can add dimmer switches, or standard switches, but if you have a multiple gang switch configuration you are going to have to add a separate switch for each.
- [Presenter] In this video, what I want to do…is think about switching our lights.…So we're gonna make specific switching circuits…for each of our conditions.…Under Projects, let's click Open.…I'm gonna go to Switching Circuit.…I'm gonna click Open.…I'd like to go down to Ceiling Plan, 1-Ceiling Elec…under Electrical in the Project browser.…I'd like to zoom in on this room here.…I'm gonna select this light…and notice that I can create a switch system.…Electrical system is no longer available.…
So I'm gonna click on Switch.…I'm gonna click on Edit Switch System.…For my switch I can add my switch ID,…but I'm to sure which one I want…so I'm gonna click on Select Switch.…And I'm gonna grab this one here.…Now I'm gonna add the system, I'm gonna grab this light.…I'm gonna keep it to Power 1.…I'm gonna grab this light,…there's not much I can do about this.…I'm gonna click on Finish Editing System.…And hit Escape.…Hit my Tab key.…
Hover over my switch, hit my Tab key twice.…And there it is.…If I want to add the sconce to it,…
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.
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