BricsCAD BIM Academy

Introduction

BricsCAD BIM Academy is series tutorials to teach you how to use BricsCAD BIM from the beginning. 

1 - Introduction, Interface, Viewing and Navigation

01:30 BricsCAD User Interface
08:10 Settings
12:00 Viewing: pan, zoom hide, isolate...
18:38 BIM sections
21:10 View styles
22:10 The Quad
23:10 Selection modes

2 - Basic Modeling

00:30 Xrefs
02:00 Import Geometry
03:40 Selection Modes
05:50 Modeling methods
08:40 The Manipulator
10:00 Grids
13:00 Shell
14:00 BIMSplit
17:00 Cleaning up the model
21:10 L-Connect
22:20 BIMCopy
23:55 Connect with Nearest
27:00 QuickDraw
31:10 BIMStairTool
35:15 Convert a 2D layout into a 3D model.

3 - Components

00:30 The Components Panel
02:25 Insert Components into a Drawing
04:40 Duplicate Components
06:50 Insert Local Components
07:55 Editing Component Properties
11:10 BIM Flip
12:20 Custom Components
24:20 Create Windows from Polylines

4 - Adding BIM Data

00:35 Structure Browser
01:45 Adding BIM data
02:15 Automatically add BIM data
04:15 Spacial Locations
05:00 Compositions
08:35 Parametric Components
09:15 Use AI to add BIM data automatically
12:25 Editing composition junctions
13:45 Use AI to replicated detailing automatically
16:14 Properties

5 - Basic Drawing Documentation

02:45 Add BIM sections
03:47 Update an Xref
04:10 The Project Browser
06:10 Sheet Sets
07:10 Sections
14:33 Edit Generated Drawings
24:50 Elevation Hatches
27:55 The schedule

6 - IFC and BCF

00:50 Import Revit® files
03:12 Import IFC files
04:15 Export to IFC
04:50 The BCF panel

7 - Increasing Level of Detail

02:00 The details panel
04:15 Add compositions to a drawing
06:50 Create detail
09:50 Save a detail for reuse
12:25 Parametrize a detail
15:30 Automatically add repeated detail to a model

8 - Structural Modeling

0:01:33 Grids
0:07:30 Creating a column
0:11:40 Automatically duplicate across a grid
0:14:55 Create a truss
0:32:12 Adding Sidebars
0:37:45 Cleaning up the details
0:45:50 Create a detail
0:50:19 Create a block with BIM data
0:52:10 Save a detail as a component
1:00:40 Convert a block to a library detail
1:03:10 Add diagonal braces
1:06:05 Add columns to the front

9 - 3D Constraints and Parametrics

01:18 Adding constraints
10:00 Add Parameters
18:28 Design tables
24:03 Automatically add constraints and parametrics
25:20 Edit Parameters

10 - Advanced Drawing Documentation

04:20 Understanding the layers
15:55 BRX Layers (symbolic representations)
20:55 Hatch Patterns
23:59 Customizing BIM tags
23:43 Adding Dimensions
33:15 Inserting Title Blocks
35:10 Inserting Sheet List Tables
36:10 Adding View labels and Callout Blocks
37:38 Creating Interior Elevation
39:37 Creating Schedules
44:00 Creating a Data Extraction to Excel
46:56 Creating Sheet Set Templates

11 - Point Clouds

01:17 Import a point cloud
03:40 Changing point cloud point size
04:15 Changing the point cloud resolution
07:30 Clipping the display
10:45 Measuring distance
11:20 Modeling from a point cloud
14:30 Example model from point cloud

12 - Full Enscape Workflow

01:17 Import a point cloud
03:40 Changing point cloud point size
04:15 Changing the point cloud resolution
07:30 Clipping the display
10:45 Measuring distance
11:20 Modeling from a point cloud
14:30 Example model from point cloud

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