Lintels don't always come with some sort of tag. In this video, learn how you can go into a family and make adjustments without breaking it. Discover how to modify that family and create a tag.
- [Instructor] In this video, I'd like to make … our lintels look good in plan. … And also I'd like to tag 'em. … So to get started, let's go to families. … Let's go to open, … browse where you're keeping your exercise files. … And I have a lintel annotation family, … ready to go click open. … This is where we left off in the last video. … Now we need some kind of line in plan to show our lintel. … Let's go down to our reference level floor plan. … I want to create a line that's out here … just as a symbolic line. … I'm going to right click on this reference plan … and I'm going to create similar … and the draw panel I'm going to click my pick lines button, … My offset I'll go six inches nice round number … and I'll offset this upward six inches. … You can grab this and stretch it over If you'd like, … hit escape a couple of times … and the measure panel let's click aligned dimension. … Now dimension it off this reference plan here to here, … pick a point here, … stuck your six inch dimension …
- Creating parameters
- Creating extrusions and sweeps
- Cutting voids
- Building stepped-footing and other foundation families
- Creating columns
- Modeling trenches
- Adding framing
- Creating joist bridging details
- Working with metals
- Creating tags and annotations
- Printing sheets
- Creating trusses
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Basic Families
2. Foundation Families
3. Framing and Metals
4. Detailing and Annotations
5. Sheets and Printing
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