RevitCity.com Logo

Home  |  Forums  |  Downloads  |  Gallery  |  News & Articles  |  Resources  |  Jobs  |  FAQ  |  SearchSearch  |  Join  |  LoginLogin

Welcome !

231 Users Online (88 Members): Show Users Online - Most ever was 626 - Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 2:00:17 PM

 

Forums

Forums >> Revit Structure >> Technical Support >> Beams with non-orthogonal end

Search this ThreadSearch this Thread | Page 1 of 1 |

Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 3:16:59 PM | Beams with non-orthogonal end

#1

lewis001


active

Joined: Fri, May 25, 2007
18 Posts
5 Stars: 1 Votes


I've got a beam that spans from a wall and goes out to the face of a slab. the beam is square to the wall but the slab is curved. is it possible to make the end of the beam curve the same as the slab? if yes, any help on how to do this would be greatly appreciated.

This user is offline

 

Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 6:22:29 PM | Beams with non-orthogonal end

#2

emgeeo


active

Joined: Wed, Mar 12, 2008
322 Posts
3.5 Stars: 7 Votes


Opening by face in the 'Modelling' tab.  You may even be able to lock the sketch to the slab...making it semi-parametric.

This user is offline

 

Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 6:25:39 PM | Beams with non-orthogonal end

#3

pdoug


active

Joined: Mon, Mar 24, 2008
87 Posts
1 Stars: 1 Votes


You can modify the ends of the beam by editing the beam family.  Select the beam, right click, select edit family.  Do a save as so you do not override the original family.  Create a void extrusion at the end of the beam desired.  If you have many beams to do this to - this could take awhile as you would have a different family for each end condition.

 

This is just one way I am sure.  It sounds like you're trying to accomplish this to provide renderings perhaps?  Otherwise I wouldn't even bother trying to model the end condition, instead modify the end in your detail view with a masking region and detail lines to get what you want...


This user is offline

 

Search this ThreadSearch this Thread | Page 1 of 1 |



Similar Threads

Thread/Thread Starter

Forum

Last Post

Replies

Battered ends of L-Beams

Revit Structure >> Technical Support

Thu, May 9, 2013 at 5:32:50 PM

3

Beam start/end extension

Revit Structure >> Technical Support

Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 4:59:48 PM

2

Offset Level of Steel Beams - Start/End or Z

Revit Structure >> Technical Support

Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 4:24:31 PM

1

Arcs and non-orthogonal geometry

General Discussion >> Wishlist

Thu, Dec 29, 2005 at 3:49:46 AM

0

Structural Member End

Revit Building >> Technical Support

Tue, Jul 5, 2005 at 10:38:43 AM

0

Site Stats

Members:

1632696

Objects:

22066

Forum Posts:

151652

Job Listings:

3

Sponsored Ads

Home | Forums | Downloads | Gallery | News & Articles | Resources | Jobs | Search | Advertise | About RevitCity.com | Link To Us | Site Map | Member List | Firm List | Contact Us

Copyright 2003-2010 Pierced Media LC, a design company. All Rights Reserved.

Page generation time: 0.1981

Login

User Name:

Password:

Remember Me  

Forgot Password?

Search Forums

Advanced Search

Search Forums

Advanced Search


Clear Highlights


Clear Highlights