revitron.unit

The unit module and its Unit class provide little helper for handling units in Revit.

Classes:

Unit()

The Unit class contains helpers for handling units.

class Unit[source]

Bases: object

The Unit class contains helpers for handling units.

Methods:

convertToInternalUnit(value, unit)

Convert a given value from a given unit into Revit’s internal unit.

static convertToInternalUnit(value, unit)[source]

Convert a given value from a given unit into Revit’s internal unit.

Parameters
  • value (mixed) – A number or string value. Strings are converted to floats automatically.

  • unit (object) – A Revit DisplayUnitType or ForgeTypeId object

Returns

The converted number

Return type

number