The Array Command

When you need to create multiple duplicates of an item, or a group of items, the Array command is the logical choice. The Array command in Revit functions in a similar fashion to the Rotate command. The similarities of the Array command also extend to the Array command in AutoCAD. You have two basic choices:

  • Radial, which enables you to array an item around a circle or an arc
  • Linear, which enables you to array an item in a straight line or at an angle

Let's look at the Radial array first.

Radial Array

The Radial array is based on a radius. If you need items to be arrayed in a circular manner, then the Radial array is your choice. Again, after you start the Array command, do not ignore the Options bar. It will guide you through ...

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