How do you cut a solid in Revit?

How do you cut a surface in Revit?

Family instances inside of the massing editor.

  1. Create two adjacent solid forms. In this example, the solid form being cut has a divided surface to better show how the cut relationship works. …
  2. Click Modify tab Geometry panel (Cut).
  3. Select the solid form to be cut.
  4. Select the cutting solid form. The solids cut accordingly.

How do you cut a slab in Revit?

Cut an Opening in a Floor, Roof, or Ceiling

  1. Click By Face or Vertical. Where is it? Architecture tab Opening panel. Structure tab Opening panel. …
  2. If you chose By Face, select a face in the floor, ceiling, or roof. If you chose Vertical, select the entire element. Selected face for opening by face. …
  3. Click Finish Opening.

How do you cut multiples in Revit?

Click Modify tab Geometry panel Cut drop-down (Cut Geometry) and select the void you created. Notice the cursor changes shape. Select the geometry you created in Step 3. Note: Select Multiple Cut on the options bar to select more than one element to be cut by the void.

How do I create a slab opening in Revit?

Add an Opening in a Structural Floor

  1. On the ribbon, click Opening By Face. Where is it? …
  2. Select a structural floor.
  3. Using the sketch tools on the Modify | Create Opening Boundary tab Draw panel, sketch the structural floor opening.
  4. When finished, click Modify | Create Opening Boundary tab Mode panel Finish Edit Mode.
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How do you extrude a slab in Revit?

Start with Structure > Component > Model in Place and select Floors or Structural Foundations as the category as you see fit. 5. Click on the Create > Extrusion tool.

How do you make a void family in Revit?

Create a Void Family with an Elliptic Profile

  1. Create a new family using the Metric Generic Model face based. …
  2. Select the 3D Front view.
  3. Click Create tab Datum panel (Reference Plane).
  4. Place a new horizontal reference plane in the middle of the slab extrusion:
  5. Select the new reference plane.
  6. In the Properties palette:

How do you cut a void wall in Revit?

Solution:

  1. Edit the in place wall.
  2. Create a new void extrusion that will define the opening.
  3. Use the “Cut” tool and select the void geometry.
  4. Finish the solid edition.

How do you extrude a profile in Revit?

Create an Extrusion

  1. In the Family Editor, on the Create tab Forms panel, do one of the following: …
  2. Use the sketching tools to sketch the extrusion profile: …
  3. On the Properties palette, specify the extrusion properties: …
  4. Click Modify | Create Extrusion tab Mode panel (Finish Edit Mode). …
  5. To view the extrusion, open a 3D view.

Where is the Create tab in Revit?

The Create Tab is only visible when working with Family Editor tools. You must be editing a family in order to have access to the tools on the Create Tab.

Solution

  1. On the ribbon, click (Model In-Place). …
  2. In the Family Category and Parameters dialog, select the family category, and click OK.
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