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wall chamfers of equal length

This came by my desk the other day from one of my colleagues in San Francisco office. He was wondering how to automate or semi-automate creation of wall chamfers of […]

direct shape – a few words about the magical geometry object

What is Direct Shape and why is everyone talking about them? Well, its an object class that was added to Revit’s API – I think in 2015 – and if […]

playing with materials in dynamo while drinking heavily

I don’t usually play around with Materials in Revit, and even less so with renderings out of Revit, but recently I was engaged by couple of people with questions about […]

image management with Dynamo

This functionality has been requested a few times on Dynamo blog, so I thought I will make it official and share it here for everyone. This adds a few nodes […]

spaces and space tags w/ dynamo

Ok, so recently I have made contact with a Mechanical Engineer that was getting his toes wet with Dynamo. Of course he has had some questions about workflows and different […]

revisions on sheet w/ dynamo

This is one of those things that we all have to do, but very rarely actually want to. Ticking off all of the appropriate “Revisions on Sheet” for every sheet in […]

printing PDFs w/ dynamo

Some time ago I have spotted this post by Sol Armor at DynamoBIM forum, asking about printing PDFs out of Dynamo and I was a little sad that we didn’t […]

door numbering v2.0 for dynamo 0.8.0

First of all, huge thanks to Brian Washburn for taking the original Door Numbering definition and upgrading it to Dynamo 0.8.0 version.  Also, Brian pointed out to me a handful […]

building shape tools for dynamo

This is part two, of the so far two part series, on Heron tools for Grasshopper and their adaptation to generate topography and buildings from IMG/SHP files. The idea is […]