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April 23, 2020 by AGACAD

Exporting Wood/Metal Framing BIM Models from Revit to CNC Machines or CAD/CAM Production Lines [WEBINAR]

In this free, 30-minute webinar on May 6th, we'll go through how models of wood- or metal-framed constructions can be exported from Revit to various CNC-machine-readable formats and CAD/CAM automated production lines. We'll talk about some of the most popular formats, their setup, possibilities, and usage. The webinar will cover regular framing, heavy timber, and panel (for example, CLT) exports.

The results you'll see are several file format exports from some Revit models. Later, those files will be viewed in different production simulators or viewers that have been provided by machinery manufacturers. Also, we'll compare and contrast exported data with the information in the Revit models.

Engineers, BIM Managers, drafters, builders, and especially manufacturers, we hope you'll join in this free webinar. It's for all AEC industry professionals involved in designing or manufacturing small- and large-scale buildings in which various timber and/or LGS framing technologies are used. The webinar will be held twice, so please register below for the session that's more convenient for you.

Topics to be covered:

  • CNC machine-readable formats commonly used by AGACAD clients
  • Exporting timber or metal models to various CNC machine-readable formats
  • Showing parameter values in exported files and where they are taken from in the Revit model
  • Exporting complex timber connections for some specific formats
  • Review of the exported data in various simulators and viewers, used by manufacturers


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Our framing software for designing timber floors, walls, truss & rafter roofs in Autodesk Revit makes framing fast and easy. Distribute connectors, cuts, supports, and other details by the batch-load based on predefined rules or connection type. Modify and update in real time to suit the project design stage and the LOD required. Generate views with automatic dimensions as well as accurate bills of materials and shop drawings. All that ensures quality production and accurate assembly on site. Plus your model can be exported to various CNC machines and CAD/CAM production lines.

The same goes for our Metal Framing BIM Solutions for Revit.

We hope to see you online!

Heavy Timber export from Revit to CNC | AGACAD Wood Framing OAK BIM software


Interested in precast concrete parking garage design or managing Revit family libraries?
Those topics are also in this webinar series:


Tuesday, May 5 | Managing Revit Family Libraries with Smart Browser

Thursday, May 7 | Designing a Precast Concrete Parking Garage in Revit


Download our TOOLS4BIM Dock (it's free), and take a trial of our Wood Framing or Metal Framing BIM Solutions for Revit PLUS get instant access to our free extensions: Cut Opening Free, Smart Select, and Smart Browser Free.


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Don’t waste time on reading technical documentation and see that this is the solution for you! Our Expert will frame a part of your project, demonstrate software functionality and share the best practice and efficient way of framing, taking into account your current needs.

Duration: 1 hour
Cost: 250$/250€

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Questions or special requests:

You will leave the demonstration with:
- Part of your project already framed;
- Your questions answered;
- 14-days software trial;
- Support during the trial period.

Thank you for your trial request.

Our customer service will get in touch with you within 24 hours.

With a paid trial, which is called an Initial Implementation Plan, our professionals will help you quickly discover how this software will benefit your design process.
Our BIM consultant will demonstrate software functionality, share best practices, and show the most efficient way of framing your project according your current needs. Plus, you’ll get an extended trial period, sample Revit families and configurations.

Cost: 750$/750€
This cost will be deducted from the product price should you decide to purchase the software.

Register to start a paid trial

Questions or special requests:

Initial Implementation Plan includes:
- Revit project with sample families & configurations
- Research on your framing standards (1 h)
- Personal training via online meeting (2 h)
- 30-day software license and support

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