Month: February 2012

Parametric Massing with Ellipses

The BIM TroubleMaker posted about making a parametric ellipsoid in Revit/ Vasari and Zach Kron posted his version of this.  It was great timing as I was doing a comparison take on a similar type issue.  Dezi was creating an elliptical shaped

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Revit Basics – The Spacebar

This is an excerpt from an article that I wrote for AUGIWorld. In my article I called this section “The Magical Spacebar”. No, inserting spaces between words in text is not the magical function of the spacebar.  When inserting a

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Revit Technology Conference

For those of you who follow me know I am a huge advocate of the Revit Technology Conference.  I believe that anyone in the Revit realm, from the novice to the expert, will find great benefit in attending RTC.  Whether

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Revit Basics – Snaps

This is an excerpt from an article that I wrote for AUGIWorld. If a new Revit user is an AutoCAD veteran, one piece of good news is that the object snaps are greatly similar from one program to the other;

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Stucture Generator

I thought it would be fun to create a simple radio tower for Revit Radio and in doing this I figured the Structure Generator preview from Autodesk Labs would be a good tool to try out.  The Structure Generator is

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