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Split-thickness

Split thickness faces into regions

When using junction features in your designs, Sheet Metal for BricsCAD will allow you to split thickness faces into regions. Thus enhancing your ability to work with junction features. When do I use it? ‘Split Thickness Face’ is useful when...

Parameterizing sheet metal parts

Sheet Metal for BricsCAD adds new design intelligence by automatically placing 3D constraints within your model as you work. The result? Better dimensional control over your designs with the automated creation of these constraints. The Communicator...

BricsCAD BIM basics: Adding data to your BIM

In the previous videos, we touched on geometry creation with polysolids and surfaces, like how windows and doors can be placed. Even how selections can be made and how the features are accessed with the Quad. Now, we get to an even more interesting...

BricsCAD BIM basics: Windows and doors

Everyone wants doors or windows in their building. This video shows you have to place them in your walls. In BricsCAD BIM you have a windows and doors library, to acces it just have the cursor in the workspace. Then right click, select BIM Insert...

BricsCAD BIM basics: Selection modes

In this video we’ll show the basics of selections and selection modes. Selection modes are a basic tool of BIM, but nonetheless important to master the basics to modeling. Where can you find the selection modes? Turn on the Ribbon and...

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BricsCAD BIM basics: The basics of sketching

In this video, we’ll show the basics of the Polysolid feature, which can be used to create walls and other shapes in BricsCAD BIM. Where can it be found? Depending on how you prefer to model your BIM, there are a couple of options where to find the...

BricsCAD BIM Advanced: The Structure Browser

For this first series of videos, we’ll be working with a BIM called “Campus Complex”.  It is a set of three buildings, incorporating multiple levels, joined by connector spaces at the joints. The “Campus Complex” BIM is a variation of a high...