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Qunatity take off

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09-12-2013 09:55 PM

I need to get the details from the quantity take off from Revit ARchitecture like:

how many bricks are there in wall?

how much cement bags are used in wall?

how much steel is used for columns


Thanks in advance




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Re: Quantity take off

09-13-2013 06:07 AM in reply to: jkkagalkar

Hello and Welcome to the Discussion!


What you are looking for seems a bit more detailed then what Revit does out of the box...

The steel for the columns - yes you can get that from a material takeoff.


As for how MANY bricks.... Well you can get the area of the wall - and if you know the area of one brick - you could do a formula and run the calculation.. But I would only take it as a rough estimate.


Not sure on the bags of cement... Unless you can think of a way to create a formula... That would be the only way - and again I would only use it as a rough estimate...



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