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A2K Revit API MEP Tagging Tool

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The A2K MEP pillar has been working to develop a new API plugin for Revit. Who should use the tool? 

This tool is aimed predominantly at the MEP contractor market but can also be leveraged in the design consultancy market.


Why should contractors & consultants purchase the tool? 

The tool has been developed for users to gain productivity & workflow efficiencies in their day to day tasks, when generating MEP design or construction drawings.


What is this API tool functionality?

SPLITTING TOOL

Enables the user to split Revit duct & pipe systems into optimal lengths (for functional purposes) prior to issue for manufacturing.

PRE-SPLITTING SYSTEM:



THE SPLITTING PROCESS:



RESULTING SPLIT SYSTEM:



NUMBERING SPLIT SYSTEMS

Enables the user to chronologically number a spit system prior to annotating the system. This tool will assign a piece mark label to selected object parameters (It does not apply the tag to the objects).

CUSTOMISABLE CONFIGURING OF NUMBERING PARAMETERS:


ANNOTATION OF OBJECTS

Enables the user to annotate the systems using Revit Family tags. Annotation options can include: - Lengths / Numbers / Sizes / Elevations / Extensions / Radius / Angles / Offsets

ASSIGNING THE NUMBER PIECE MARK TAGS:

RESULTING NUMBER TAGGED SYSTEM:


2 CLICK TAG PLACEMENT TOOL

Enables each user to select object & then place tag in user specified location.


TAGS PLACED IN USER SPECIFIED LOCATIONS USING 2 CLICK TOOL:


FULLY CUSTOMISABLE TAG CONFIGURATIONS.

Enables users to configure tags to display in location as per client’s business deliverable standards.

Happy tagging Revit users!

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