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How to change the dimensions of the chosen pattern,

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11-06-2012 01:12 PM

How to change the dimensions of the chosen pattern,

 

In the screenshot below, I wanted the block pattern to be 0.26x0.5 instead of 0.225x0.450. Is that possible?

 

I tried to see if the dimensions can be edited but sounds no opting to do this sort of work.

 

What might be the solution?

 

Thank you for the help,

 

Best

 

Jamal

 

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Re: How to change the dimensions of the chosen pattern,

11-06-2012 01:22 PM in reply to: JamaL9722060

Fill Patterns in Revit are generated from a .pat file, similar to AutoCad.

 

The main difference is that in Revit there are both Model Patterns (which show in both 2D and 3D)

and Drafting Patterns (which show in 2D views only.)

 

Do a Help/wiki search on Fill Patterns and .pat files.

 

There is a nice free add-in from Mertens 3D called Hatch 22 that is very helpful when needing custom .pat files.

You draw them in a Drafting View in Revit, select the lines and use the Hatch 22 add-in the convert them to a .pat file which can then be saved and loaded into a custom Fill Pattern.

Cliff B. Collins
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Thalden Boyd Emery Architects
St. Louis, MO
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Re: How to change the dimensions of the chosen pattern,

11-07-2012 02:43 PM in reply to: ccollins

Many thanks ccollins for the answer.

 

I’ll try it and see if it works with me

 

Best

 

Jamal

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Jamal NUMAN, GIS and Civil Engineer, MSc
e-mail: JamaL9722060@yahoo.com
P.O.Box: 731, Ramallah, West Bank, Palestine.
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Software: AutoCAD 2014, AutoCAD C3D, AutoCAD M3D, Revit
Windows 7 (Ultimate 64 bits),
Firefox 20.0,
Kaspersky 2013.

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