HI GuysThe pipework is generated using an external package. The majority of the pipework renders in nxt, but there are a few pipe spools that disappear. I have had a look at their properties and they appear to be the same. However the pipes do render using the AutoCAD standard render. Your help would be greatly appreciatedKind regardsDavidSee More
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Also rendering with no furniture first makes rendering go faster so when ok with the lighting then you can added the furnitures for the final rendering"
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Will try new thermal compound anyway -…"
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