Week #24 – Detail Drawings

This module focuses on Detail Drawings: creation of a detail viewpoint from the model, editing and adding annotation, placement onto layout sheets, referencing and management of details from other sources including the creation of an office detail library.

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Eric


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In this ArchiCAD training lesson we study the basics of Detail Drawings: placing a new source detail marker into a view of the model, editing and adding annotation, placing the detail onto a layout, revising settings for the marker callout bubble, and placing detail markers that are linked to existing detail drawings.

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In this ArchiCAD training lesson we look at extended options for Detail Drawings that will optimize your workflow, including the use of 2D library components accessed through an interactive legend worksheet.

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In this ArchiCAD training lesson we look at how you can reuse details from one project to another, as well as options for setting up PLN files as a reference library for standard details.

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  1. DavidNorman
    DavidNorman
    3 years ago

    Eric,
    Module 24-3 is very helpful with regards to developing an office detail library. Further to this, are you aware or any 3rd party detail libraries for Archicad that are available for purchase?


    • Eric Bobrow
      2 years ago

      Dave –
      I am not aware of any 3rd party detail libraries for ArchiCAD.
      This might be a good question to post on the ArchiCAD group on LinkedIn, or on ArchiCAD-Talk.
      Eric