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Voids to cut host wall in window family

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02-16-2012 07:46 AM

I would like to cut a void into the wall of a host window family. 

When I place a void in the family, it does not cut thought the wall.  


I tried making the void on a plane perpendicular and parallel to the wall plane.  I dont know if this has anything to do with how voids work.  But its not working. 


I also dont have an 'opening' element in the window family.  




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Re: Voids to cut host wall in window family

02-16-2012 08:10 AM in reply to: kwihae

Inside the project, try using Cut Geometry--select the wall, then the window family.


Does this work?



Cliff B. Collins
Registered Architect/BIM Manager
Thalden Boyd Emery Architects
St. Louis, MO
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