ArchiCAD 19 – The Definitive Guide
English books / April 23, 2017

Price: Dive into the wonderful world of Building Information Modeling (BIM) to become a productive ArchiCAD user About This Book Create a house and a commercial office building in a virtual 3D environment Strategically placed best practice tips to help you create better and exciting models Step-by-step tutorial, covering the advanced tools and features of ArchiCAD while creating two complete construction projects Who This Book Is For This book is for architects, architectural technicians, and construction professionals who are familiar with 2D CAD programs such as AutoCAD Lite, or have some exposure to a 3D BIM package such as Revit. No experience with ArchiCAD is required. If you want to learn the skills needed for architectural drawing production in the real world, then this book is for you. What You Will Learn Acquaint yourself with various project settings Explore a wide range of selection methods and modification features Create the walls, floor slabs, ceilings, and roofs of the residential and the commercial building Use the drafting and annotation tools Make objects and modify them to suit your needs Master view creation and graphic control Link and export files and discover the fundamentals of rendering In Detail ArchiCAD 19 – The…

ArchiCAD Field Guide How To… (Part 2) (Field Guides Book 4)
English books / April 23, 2017

Price: Introduction.The mactify team is made up of experienced architects and designers. We care about simplicity, we care about doing what we do the right way and we love efficiency. So much so that we spend our time making products and providing services that we believe to be invaluable to you. This Field Guide is the culmination of our philosophy. It has been written and designed to make you familiar with the software we and you use daily without being overwhelming. It provides the most relevant information for everything that you are likely to need. We do this by giving you straightforward information, Tips & Tricks along best practice workflows directly from seasoned users.  ArchiCAD Field Guide: How To… Part 2This field guide contains a selection of step-by-step guides that take you through some everyday ArchiCAD tasks.  Part 2 focuses on scheduling, how to set up specific drawings such as Concrete Profiles, the Layout Book & Publishing, File Exchange and also some GDL basics. Scheduling.How to add supplementary 2D information.How to setup shadow diagrams.How to draw Concrete Profiles.How to Annotate & Dimension Concrete Profiles.How to draw Reflected Ceiling Plans.How to draw Fire Resistance Level (FRL) Plans.How to setup Views.How to setup…

ArchiCAD Field Guide How To… (Part 1) (Field Guides Book 3)
English books / April 23, 2017

Price: Introduction.The mactify team is made up of experienced architects and designers. We care about simplicity, we care about doing what we do the right way and we love efficiency. So much so that we spend our time making products and providing services that we believe to be invaluable to you. This Field Guide is the culmination of our philosophy. It has been written and designed to make you familiar with the software we and you use daily without being overwhelming. It provides the most relevant information for everything that you are likely to need. We do this by giving you straightforward information, Tips & Tricks along best practice workflows directly from seasoned users.  ArchiCAD Field Guide: How To. Part 1This field guide contains a selection of step-by-step guides that take you through some everyday ArchiCAD tasks.  Part 1 focuses on Project setup, Attributes, Stairs, Elevations, Section & Details as well as how to best approach modelling. How to setup your project.How to setup Attributes. (amongst many others Surfaces, Layer Combinations & Priorities)How to Import Consultants Drawings.How to use 2d Drawing Tools.How to model the site.How to setup Site restrictions.How to setup a Grid.How to approach Optioneering.How to make and place…

Discover Smart BIM: An Interactive Guide to ArchiCAD
English books / April 23, 2017

Price: Discover Smart BIM: An Interactive Guide to ArchiCAD was developed from more than a decade’s worth of training experience to meet a specific need within the ArchiCAD community. At the time of writing, there is no other known book-based publication that addresses the approach required to learn how to produce a complete Virtual Building™ Model in ArchiCAD. The emphasis of the book is to guide the intended audience through simple steps to produce a complete Virtual Building™ Model – covering the most important points such as modelling, visualisation, detailing, scheduling and documentation. – 244 page full colour print – step-by-step detailed instructions – 19 chapters with reference files – 300+ colour illustrations – includes work environment and object libraryUsed Book in Good Condition Buy on Amazon

ArchiCAD: Best Practice: The Virtual Building Revealed
English books / April 23, 2017

Price: On the market since 1984, ArchiCAD has firmly established itself among the best Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software packages available. The number of ArchiCAD users continues to increase as constant product development broadens the program’s spectrum of possible applications. ArchiCAD Best Practice: The Virtual Building™ Revealed provides comprehensive information on the many tools, functions, and processes of the programÂ’s research, professional, and educational uses. Buy on Amazon

ArchiCAD Field Guide Basic (Field Guides Book 1)
English books / April 23, 2017

Price: Introduction.The mactify team is made up of experienced architects and designers. We care about simplicity, we care about doing what we do the right way and we love efficiency. So much so that we spend our time making products and providing services that we believe to be invaluable to you. This Field Guide is the culmination of our philosophy. It has been written and designed to make you familiar with the software we and you use daily without being overwhelming. It provides the most relevant information for everything that you are likely to need. We do this by giving you straightforward information, Tips & Tricks along best practice workflows directly from seasoned users. ArchiCAD Field Guide: Basic.This guide is intended for new ArchiCAD users or users with basic knowledge.Upon completion of this guide you should be able to find your way around the workspace, understand file setup, know how to draw and more importantly how to draw accurately. Visit mactify.com for our other Field Guides and ArchiCAD framework! Buy on Amazon

Project Management with Archicad
English books / April 22, 2017

Price: Working on a daily basis with a complex software such as ArchiCAD, an optimized and efficient handling is essential. Of course, many roads lead to the goal, but why take the long-winded path if there are shorter and faster methods saving your company time and thus money? This book provides you with a very special working method for ArchiCAD, optimized over the years, which does by far not include the software’s handling alone. It goes a big step further: organization of projects, file management, technical planning and the use of valuable tips and tricks are treated in this book, as well as the implementation of systematic company standards to increase efficiency in your company. Buy on Amazon