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MikeBartell
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Registered: ‎05-06-2009
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Ducts/Pipes will NOT display in 3D Render

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05-10-2012 04:10 PM

I can not get pipes or ducts to display in a 3D rendering. Other mechanical elements will display such as diffusers, radiant ceiling panels, and VAV boxes.

I have tried to apply material types to duct/pipe sytems but the elements will still not show up in a generated Rendering

 

this is incredibly frustating.

 

I am using Revit MEP 2012

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CADastrophe
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Registered: ‎08-28-2009
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Re: Ducts/Pipes will NOT display in 3D Render

05-11-2012 12:08 PM in reply to: MikeBartell

I tested in a blank project with ducts made of Marble and pipes made of Grass (image attached).

 

As a test, copy some the offending Pipes and/or Ducts to a new project and attempt to render them. Also, could you attach a full-screen (to include application buttons at the bottom) of the 3D View you're rendering?

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Randy_CaS
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Re: Ducts/Pipes will NOT display in 3D Render

05-11-2012 12:23 PM in reply to: MikeBartell

Could it be your view detail level is set to coarse and you are only viewing single lines for ducts? Just a thought

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