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 We are designing a garage in class that will have all of the electrical work exposed. So "How do i make electrical conduit and boxes for use in garages or basements",

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ou can use primitive shapes, polyline solids or molding polylines in combination with the former.

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It might be worth pointing out that conduit is virtually never modeled in 3D. While your teacher might be doing it as a class exercise to see if you can do it, if it is for the purpose of doing a standard electrical plan, this is typically done in 2D CAD only.

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It might be worth pointing out that conduit is virtually never modeled in 3D. While your teacher might be doing it as a class exercise to see if you can do it, if it is for the purpose of doing a standard electrical plan, this is typically done in 2D CAD only.

Traditionally this is very true. However, I think in the future may be different - as I am seeing commercial projects now incorporate BIM for all MEP. For residential its probably some time off....

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