Category: Structure

Revit Structure topics

Revit 2017 Calculated Values in Tags

Steve has posted about the capability to add calculated values in tags.  While I have disparaging feelings about this feature and using for things like Occupant loads (since there is a possibility to have them not match the calculated value

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Revit 2017 Floor Tags

In a previous release of Revit (2015 it believe) we gained the capability to add the elevation of a floor.  Not only the elevation but the elevation of the bottom or top, if the floor was structural then we also

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Revit 2016 R2 Structural Beams to Columns

With the R2 version of 2016 Revit we were introduced to Global Parameters.  As Dezi and myself have been looking into how to utilize them she noticed a nice quirk related to them.  Previously I have posted about beams and

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Revit 2016 Content

With every release of Revit I always use Beyond Compare to compare if/how the families vary from release to release.  This year in the US Imperial Folder (C:\ProgramData\Autodesk\RVT 2016\Libraries) I noticed that there is new organization along with new families for doors. 

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Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 4

Continued from.. Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 3 Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 2 Adaptive Component – Everyday Uses part 1   Nesting Families When creating families it is sometimes necessary to nest other families, and this is

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