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display wall center line in walls

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01-08-2013 06:30 AM

     hi guys , am new here and i need some , so pleeeeeeeeez don't ignore !!! , am a graduate architect , and from were i am , we r used to have a center line for each separate wall not just for dimension or placing but even visible after plotting and in each view including section , whether it is a structural or partition wall or ... etc ,
     am new to revit and i fell in love with the software right away , so the end of it could some one please show me how to display wall center line in views , the only way i found out how to do it is either by drawing model lines or grid lines which will be so dreadful and time consuming if u have 1250 walls in the project .
     so if someone could hep me in doing it automatically perhaps to be a part of the wall proprieties
    i need some guidance here .

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Re: display wall center line in walls

01-10-2013 07:11 PM in reply to: samar20

What is the purpose of showing a center line in plans and sections for all walls?

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Re: display wall center line in walls

01-11-2013 05:56 AM in reply to: samar20

Hello and welcome to the discussion! We would never ignore anyone here! Please keep posting.


I have to agree with Alfredo - why do you want to show the center line of a wall? I cannot find any way of displaying this. It is not something I have seen used in my career.


Can you explain a bit more of post an image...




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Re: display wall center line in walls

09-20-2013 12:06 PM in reply to: samar20

New here as well and I have been trying to figure this out all afternoon.  We use different centerline line styles to differentiate partition heights (to ceiling, to deck, 36" aff, etc.)


I have been trying to add a line pattern for the wall type centerline.


Any help is greatly appreciated.



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