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ArchiCAD 19 – The Definitive Guide by Adam Rendek, Scott H. MacKenzie

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Chapter 6. Objects, Drafting, and Annotation – A Healthcare Building Project

In this chapter, we will add more content to our building such as casework and plumbing fixtures. We will create a custom new object, insert configure zones (rooms), and create annotation for our views. The following is the list of the major topics included in this chapter:

  • Zones
  • Adding objects to a patient room
  • Surface material creation
  • Modeling a custom reception desk
  • Creating a custom object
  • Attributes
  • Drafting tools

Creating zones

Creating all the zones in our building is a big and important task. The zones will represent the rooms in your building. Each zone contains the identity data that defines a room. You could think of them as room objects. The Xref files that we attached ...

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