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  1. Thread: Thin Lines

    by GMcDowellJr
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    also, stop using Thin Lines so much :)

    also, stop using Thin Lines so much :)
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    I think you have to do more than nest the family...

    I think you have to do more than nest the family and use visibility parameters. There would need to be two nested families (one empty) and a Family Type parameter to swap them. Or use Shared Nested...
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    In this case hes talking about a cross selection...

    In this case hes talking about a cross selection (right to left) that selects the element when you dont want it to. Visibility doesnt mean non-selectable.

    OP Youll have to rethink your...
  4. All of this. Sent from my iPhone using...

    All of this.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  5. I'd consider using Family Type parameters --...

    I'd consider using Family Type parameters -- ideally I think they'd point to family types with the geometry turned on/off already but if you can't/don't want to do that you can still make use of...
  6. no -- fwiw, i had the pad in sections

    no -- fwiw, i had the pad in sections
  7. Correct.

    Correct.
  8. Calculate it in a schedule and copy the outcome...

    Calculate it in a schedule and copy the outcome to your shared parameter. You can use Dynamo to make the last part faster.
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    Cant remember the specifics but if you...

    Cant remember the specifics but if you share/nest you might get what youre looking for.

    What are they hoping to achieve here?
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    And some room doors open out!

    And some room doors open out!
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    As I was typing the question I was thinking along...

    As I was typing the question I was thinking along these lines as well -- groups of similar items being treated similarly.
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    Materials too? Last office had so many materials...

    Materials too? Last office had so many materials it made opening the material browser painful -- it was how they annotated -- every note was supposed to be a material tag -- no keynotes, not MC tags...
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    Copy If a particular Door, in this example,...

    Copy

    If a particular Door, in this example, doesn't need one of the standard styles would you include it in the family regardless for consistency? For Doors, Windows, Casework I can see that going...
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    Styles - RTE vs RFA

    Where's the best place to store Object Styles, Line and Fill Patterns, and Materials and Appearance Assets -- in the RTE or the RFAs?

    RTE seems best for consistency once the naming convention has...
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    Make the parameters in the panel family instance...

    Make the parameters in the panel family instance and link them to parameters in the host family.
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    Looks right to me. The slope is always measured...

    Looks right to me. The slope is always measured relative to horizontal. When you place the family at an angle to horizontal other than zero you reduce the slope of the cricket.
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    My eyes hurt just thinking about that.

    My eyes hurt just thinking about that.
  18. Thread: Wall Types

    by GMcDowellJr
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    On point!

    On point!
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    Keep your flip arrows consistently on the same...

    Keep your flip arrows consistently on the same side and you can use them as your guide to Side A/B or Ext/Int.
  20. Thread: Wall Types

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    Doable. Some on the forum do it this way. Most...

    Doable. Some on the forum do it this way. Most dont. Many do a version (separate walls for applied finishes like tile).

    Seems like a PITA for what you get but thats just my opinion.
  21. Thats a blast from the past! I think I had to...

    Thats a blast from the past!

    I think I had to get the parameters alphabetical to get them in that order but its been a few years.

    This implementation never got used but others like it have....
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    if you can, be sure to pilot which ever ones...

    if you can, be sure to pilot which ever ones you're interested in - some of them sound great but in actual production are quite slow compared to other solutions - search as a primary solution, for...
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    You can use different tags that pull different...

    You can use different tags that pull different parameters. Dont really understand what youre after but thats a technical solution to the question.
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    I dont understand the issue. What youre...

    I dont understand the issue. What youre describing is what youd actually see when its built, yes? If so then it seems entirely correct to see the edge of slab in elevation.

    If you just dont...
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    Length Parameter Formula = rounddown((Length...

    Length Parameter Formula = rounddown((Length Formula)/RoundPrecision)*RoundPrecision
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