# Mastering Autodesk Revit MEP 2015: Autodesk Official Press

Language: English

Pages: 792

ISBN: 1118871154

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

# Mastering Autodesk Revit MEP 2015: Autodesk Official Press

Language: English

Pages: 792

ISBN: 1118871154

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

The definitive guide to Autodesk Revit MEP

The expert author team for this Autodesk Official Press book has employed their years of experience to develop this exhaustive reference and tutorial, which is perfectly paced to cover all the core concepts and functionality of Revit MEP including:

• Navigating the interface
• Project setup and templates
• Worksharing
• Mechanical concerns such as building loads and ductwork
• Electrical concerns such as lighting and communications outlets
• Plumbing concerns such as fixtures and water systems

This revision covers all of Revit MEP's new features and includes more advanced electrical and plumbing information. In addition, the book features real-world sidebars and hands-on tutorials that reinforce the detailed discussions, along with downloadable before-and-after tutorial files to help you complete the hands-on projects. This Autodesk Official Press book is the perfect resource for becoming a Revit MEP expert.

Homemade C-4 A Recipe For Survival

The Management of Construction: A Project Lifecycle Approach

Top Symbols and Trademarks of the World

Editing Circuits . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 451 Drawing Wires Manually . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 455 Controlling Wire Display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 458 Managing Circuits and Panels. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Using Visibility Parameters. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Using Constraints . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Using Labels and Tags. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Label Format Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

important to the display of the contents in the drawing area. The Visual Styles button provides access to the Graphic Display Options dialog box, shown in Figure 1.32. This dialog box has settings to control the visual display of the view. These include Model Display, Shadows, Sketchy Lines, Lighting, Photographic Exposure, and the ability to save these settings as a view template. If you are working in a 3D view, the dialog box also has a Background setting. Figure 1.32 Graphic Display Options

Change the Colors option to By Layer and delete anything that isn’t necessary for your project, such as all those objects just outside the viewport that the architect was saving for a rainy day. Sometimes these objects can aﬀect the positioning of an imported ﬁ le: If an object is more than 20 miles (32.2 km) from the origin, inaccuracies and position issues can occur. In this case, it is necessary to open the ﬁ le and delete those extraneous objects and resave. If you do not have access to

Power and Communications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 397 Modeling Methods for Power and Systems Devices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Using Annotation Symbols . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Using Face-hosted Families. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Avoiding Interference of Symbols . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .