Making a revit addin has been a goal of mine for some time. Yesterday I finally succeeded, complete with ridiculous names, images and tasks completed.
The addin is simple and essentially useless, it assigns walls of a certain type to a workset (Github).
Revit Rebar Bender - New and Improved
Above is my first functional C# revit add-in, making bending rebar at any angle an easy task. For those non-structural engineers, the smaller the piece of rebar, the smaller the allowable bend. Being able to quickly sketch rebar to scale with minimum bend radii is ...
RAM API - Cracked
I finally cracked into the RAM Structural System API after maybe 3 years of wanting to get into it.
The key to getting in? More powerful googling.
Googling "RAM Structural API" yields some very uninspiring result. Usually the results pointed to the RAM Structural API documentation that ...
RAM Structural API - A Practical Example
After unlocking the first part of the RAM API, I wanted to create a practical example of how this could be used to automate a few tedious tasks that we perform in the office.
Chord and Collector Design, A Tedious Task
I chose chord and collector design ...
The Beginnings of an ETABs Plugin
My first "Hello World" addin for ETABs is shown above. No matter how many times you see it, it is always satisfying to get Hello World to print out.
To make the addin, I followed Jeremy's examples on his website. Big thanks to him and his ...
ETABs Plugin - Part 2
Having nailed down the initial steps of creating a plugin, I set out to do some real functional work with the plugin. Being naive, I went off the deep end to begin programming the diaphragm slicer, but was quickly met by a sea of syntax ...
Diaphragm Slicer New and Improved
A long time coming... a professional level plugin for ETABs, or at least a whole lot better than the python diaphragm slicer.
This plugin will allow you to slice up your diaphragm in ...
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