Posts Tagged ‘set out’

Story Settings

29 June 2017 cadimage 2 Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

When setting up your project, try to avoid using negative stories. We should have our mesh created on the Zero story and the first constructed floor goes on Story one.  The number of the Story really doesn’t matter. Think of it this way, If we have six stories of basement that we have to create,

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Setting your roof Spring point

7 December 2012 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

When setting up your roof, make sure that you put your spring /pivot point in the right place for the type of roof that you use. Especially if you have strict boundary requirements. In the image below, we are using a trussed roof.  There for the roof needs to pivot / spring from the outside

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