Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Link Revit models, part of Cert Prep: Revit MEP Mechanical & Plumbing Certified Professional.
- [Instructor] First things first,…I'd like to bring in some AutoCAD into our Revit models.…There's a couple different reasons why we do this.…One, the more popular one,…is perhaps we have an architectural floor plan…or something like that in AutoCAD…that we wanna bring into Revit.…We can do that.…Another thing that'd be nice to do is…we have tons of AutoCAD details…that are probably stored up over the years.…We wanna start getting those into Revit.…Get them cleaned up and see how Revit works for them.…So to get started, let's jump into Revit.…On their Projects, I'm gonna start a brand new project…using the Mechanical Template right here.…
In the project browser, I wanna make sure I'm in Mechanical,…HVAC, Floor Plan, 1 - Mech.…Let's go into the Insert tab.…On the Insert tab, on the Import panel,…let's go to Import CAD.…Browser where you're keeping your exercise files.…I'm gonna grab Architectural - Floor Plan - Level 1,…or of course you can grab any drawing…that you wanna bring into your model.…There's a few choices on the bottom.…
- 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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