Greg Benson-Shettle is an Autodesk Certified Instructor at Graitec UK Limited with more than 20 years experience of creating CAD drawings for client projects with a focus on goal based collaboration, delivering quality solutions Greg has been an Autodesk Certified Professional for Revit and AutoCAD since 2012.

Greg Benson-Shettle

How to Draw Multiple Lines in AutoCAD - Whitepaper

How to Draw Multiple Lines in AutoCAD - Whitepaper
In a recent AutoCAD training course a question was asked. ‘Was it possible to draw several lines at once to represent, for example, the interior and exterior faces of a wall?’ The short answer is yes....
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AutoCAD visits Father Christmas

AutoCAD visits Father Christmas
AutoCAD visits Father Christmas in this festive tutorial for a bit of fun that explores an assortment of drafting tools and the command line options that provide greater scope of usage over the defaul...
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Free Revit Plug-ins for COBie and more

Free Revit Plug-ins for COBie and more
The Free COBie Plug in for Revit 2017 is now available, but from a different place, it has moved to the BIM Interoperability Tools website. This useful resource site is now owned by Autodesk and in ad...
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Controlling visibility with Associated Parameters in Revit Families

Controlling visibility with Associated Parameters in Revit Families
In this short video I demonstrate how to set up a visibility switch to an element in a Revit Family. This technique makes use of the Yes/No parameter that we can associate to any part of a Revit Famil...
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AutoCAD LT Vs Full AutoCAD, which one will you choose?

AutoCAD LT Vs Full AutoCAD, which one will you choose?
AutoCAD LiTe or Full AutoCAD , and then should it be the Windows version or Apple MAC? The type of work you do can help determine which AutoCAD is best for you, providing you know what the differences...
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Exporting Revit Families to DWG

Exporting Revit Families to DWG
To help share your Revit files to other CAD platforms such as AutoCAD, Revit has some export tools to help the process; The DWG files for projects are layered well but when it comes to your custom Fam...
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Flexing Revit Windows Until they Break

Flexing Revit Windows Until they Break
Autodesk Revit comes packed with extra building and annotation tools including Windows, unfortunately in Revit 2015 the Windows do not work as they should, some flex but others break. As part of the d...
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AutoCAD 3D Tip - How to slice curved solid objects

AutoCAD 3D Tip - How to slice curved solid objects
Using the AutoCAD 3D Slice tool can sometime be a little tricky on square objects but on solid objects with curved faces, now that can be appear to be a real challenge, but it doesn't need to be, it j...
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Missing Revit Templates And Content Libraries

Missing Revit Templates And Content Libraries Many of you may have just installed the latest version of Building Design Suite to find that your Revit 2015 templates and content libraries are missing. ...
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AutoCAD 2015 Classic Toolbar Missing

As many of you are upgrading to the latest version AutoCAD (2015) you may have realised that the classic and often favoured toolbars are no longer available from the normal workspace. Instead it has b...
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