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Thursday, August 4, 2016

Get Joined Elements in #Revit with #DynamoBIM

If you didn’t know already, I really like twitter for being in touch with the Revit and DYnamo community. Every now and then a great idea is generated and it offers a great opporunity to explore a solution.

Recently this one came up on twitter.

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After some investigation of the Revit API, I found this little gem.

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Which lead to this workflow

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Which lead to this reaction!

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The new node allows user to get joined elements to the input element to allow for all sorts of fun stuff. In Aaron’s case, it wsa so his door’s code compliance can be automated.

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Have fun!

-johnp

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