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What Revit Wants: Storing Data for Revit Families in Formulas, Type Catalogs and Look

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    What Revit Wants: Storing Data for Revit Families in Formulas, Type Catalogs and Look


    I once built an auto-sizing Fire Pipe Fitting using a Formulaic method (where the various fitting sizes were driven by the Revit intersection variable), so I was interested to read about a similar strategy in a very good article in AUGIWorld January 2018 by Todd Shackelford.* It is really good to evaluate these different options before going ahead on a detailed Family development and creation task.
    Among other things, Todd describes how to create a Type Catalog, including a list of the various data types:
    He also describes how to use multiple Lookup Tables in a single Revit Family:

    Overall, it is a very informative article for advanced Revit family creators.

    Check out the full article online here:
    page 36
    The post Storing Data for Revit Families in Formulas, Type Catalogs and Lookup Tables appeared first on What Revit Wants.



    Click here to view the entire blog post.
    Luke Johnson | Autodesk Expert Elite Member
    Author of What Revit Wants

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