Where is the cut profile tool in Revit?

On the View tab click “Cut Profile”. Now select the model element you want to modify, in this case the wall foundation. The boundary of the object is shown in orange. In the sketch mode make the alterations to the cut profile.

Where is the cut tool in Revit?

Click Modify tab Geometry panel Cut drop-down (Cut Geometry). Select the object to be cut. Select the instance with which to cut.

How do you cut a wall in 2021 Revit?

Cut a Rectangular Opening in a Wall

  1. Open an elevation or section view where you can access the wall that will host the opening.
  2. Click (Wall Opening). Where is it? …
  3. Select the wall that will host the opening.
  4. Sketch a rectangular opening. …
  5. To modify an opening, click Modify, and select the opening.

How do you cut a void wall in Revit?


  1. Edit the in place wall.
  2. Create a new void extrusion that will define the opening.
  3. Use the “Cut” tool and select the void geometry.
  4. Finish the solid edition.

How do you cut a slab in Revit?

Cut an Opening in a Floor, Roof, or Ceiling

  1. Click By Face or Vertical. Where is it? Architecture tab Opening panel. Structure tab Opening panel. …
  2. If you chose By Face, select a face in the floor, ceiling, or roof. If you chose Vertical, select the entire element. Selected face for opening by face. …
  3. Click Finish Opening.
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How do you make a void family in Revit?

Create a Void Family with an Elliptic Profile

  1. Create a new family using the Metric Generic Model face based. …
  2. Select the 3D Front view.
  3. Click Create tab Datum panel (Reference Plane).
  4. Place a new horizontal reference plane in the middle of the slab extrusion:
  5. Select the new reference plane.
  6. In the Properties palette:

How does a profile gauge work?

Basically, it’s a series of little thin slices of plastic, held together in an outer frame. Assuming this was a pipe in your house, you’d push it into the contour gauge like that. It’s now repeated the contour for you. You can now hold it against your flooring, the edge of the flooring.

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