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By obeythevuvuzela
#200908
How would I model a guastavino vault?
I know roughly how to create the simple barrel vaults, however I'd like to be able to create a kind of roof structure which curves down to the ground/columns.
Thanks.
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12.DSC_1389.JPG
This is the type of vault I would like to create
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By Emyl001
#200939
Is it possible with the Shell tool?
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By Emyl001
#201099
Anyone?
By obeythevuvuzela
#201141
Thanks for all the response.
I think Revit would be easily able to create my vaults. Unfortunately, it seems ArchiCad isn't quite capable at this point.
But if I was to create my vaults in Revit, would I take it back in to ArchiCad as an object?
Thanks
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By Ralph Wessel
#201145
How would I model a guastavino vault?
I know roughly how to create the simple barrel vaults, however I'd like to be able to create a kind of roof structure which curves down to the ground/columns.
Thanks.
Try this exercise with OBJECTiVE. I made the attached image in a few minutes using its profiling, bending, and cutting tools.
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Vault.jpg