Creating Vertical Blinds as a line Based Family

Step 1

Open a new family template for generic line based family.

Step 1.png

Step 2

Create the shape of the Blind with required dimensions

Step 2.png

Step 3

Use Array command to copy them to the last reference plane and lock it.

Step 3

 

Step 4

Add Instance Parameter to the array command.

Step 4-1.png

Step 5

In the ‘Family Types’ dialog box, add the formula for equal spacing between the blinds besides the louver parameter.

Step 5.png

 

Final Step

Load the family into the project and start drawing the line using the load component command.

Step 6.png

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