Surfboard – Electrical – Automatically Place Families Based on their Parameters

From the Autodesk App Store:

Surfboard – Electrical is an Autodesk® Revit® upload-in that makes use of your Revit households and mechanically puts them within the Revit type in step with the parameters you supply.

Light fixture spacing and location are calculated from the next inputs:

  • Revit Family and kind variety
  • The lumen output worth of the fixture
  • Desired foot-candle degree
  • Work airplane top
  • Coefficients of usage from the fixture minimize sheet

Receptacle placement is completed by means of the next inputs:

  • Revit Family and kind variety
  • Receptacles positioned are both 6” from the door or N Receptacles flippantly spaced on each and every wall

Light Switches

  • Revit Family and kind variety
  • Switches will likely be positioned 6” on the swing facet of each and every door within the house famous

Read Help Document ^(https://apps.autodesk.com/RVT/en/Detail/HelpDoc?appId=4020873498316327371&appLang=en&os=Win64)

About This Version

Version 1.06, 5/17/2019

  • Updated model now comprises the usage of areas in addition to room names.
  • Updated good judgment round preliminary startup to scale back crash cases



Surfboard – Electrical ^(https://apps.autodesk.com/RVT/en/Detail/Index?id=4020873498316327371&appLang=en&os=Win64) is delivered to you by means of Kowabunga Studios ^(https://kowabungastudios.com/). It’s priced at US $1.00/month.

This upload-in is suitable with Revit 2019 and 2018.

Download from the Autodesk App Store » ^(https://apps.autodesk.com/RVT/en/Detail/Index?id=4020873498316327371&appLang=en&os=Win64)

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