Archilizer Recipe Book

A blogspot for computational ideas in Architectural practice.


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Controlling Revit Hatch Pattern Line Weights

Revit is an amazing CAD program. (And so is ArchiCAD, all right. I just happen to know and use Revit). Despite the fact that it has been around for quite some time and given the monstrosity of Autodesk as a company (therefore allowing it to push its products like no other), I feel that it has taken more than it should have to get Revit to ...

21 JANUARY
Dynamo
Revit
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Relinquish All Yours

I have been doing work for a Doha-based practice for the last couple of days. It was a short gig, an in-and-out operation to help the team push through a rough deadline and since I was the one setting up their Revit Model just a month prior, I was in a great shape to take off the pressure off their team. The workflow was a bit ...

19 JANUARY
BIM
Revit
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Ultimate Guide to Reveal All Levels in Revit

Hey folks, 

Today I am going to show you how to reveal all levels in a Revit project, because: 

  • Have you ever opened an Elevation or a Section View only to find that your levels have miraculously disappeared?
  • And then opened every single section and elevation, but couldn't quite figure where they went (pondering on the meaning of the words 'propagate extends' for ...

17 JANUARY
BIM
Revit