2.7.B Adding Detail Lines & Filled Regions


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Practice Exercise (Optional)

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  1. Add a detail line showing the fire egress path showing the office in the upper left corner to the egress stairway
  • Open the Level 2 plan view
  • Create a new detail line showing the path from the office through the hall to the fire egress stair
  • Define a new line style for the egress path detail lines, with a line weight of 9, color red and dashed line pattern
  • Change the egress detail line to use this new line style
  • Add a filled region to the small offices in the upper left corner of the plan view
    • Open the Level 2 plan view
    • Add a filled region bounded by the walls, set the type to Diagonal Crosshatch
    • Select the filled region and note the area of this region displayed in the Properties palette
    • Create a new filled region type to display Tile - 12”, set the fill pattern to the Model pattern type to 12” Tile
    • Use this new filled region type to indicate the tile flooring will be used in the adjacent offices

When you have completed this exercise, your model should look like this:


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