Monthly Archives: November 2013

Specifying CAD Workstations, Demystified

Overview Processor: Spec Xeon over I5/I7 chips… Ram: More is always better but look at the speed, it makes a difference. Also get ECC no matter what… Hard Drive: Get SDD if you can along with SATA 3.0 Disk Controller… …

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New Features for Rendering in Autodesk 360

The October 2013 release of Rendering in Autodesk 360 includes these enhancements: Physically-Based Illuminance Studies: Illuminance Studies now include options to give you much more control over sky and lighting in your Illuminance studies. Choose Sky Model (level of overcast), Location (global …

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Butterfly Roofs in Revit

In this Click Savers I want to discuss the additional roof tools that might be easily missed at times. Recently I was working with a client that wanted to create a unique roof similar to what I call a butterfly …

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