Grasshopper Docs

Community documentation for Grasshopper add-ons & plugins

00 | Honeybee
01 | Daylight | Material
02 | Daylight | Light Source
03 | Daylight | Recipes
04 | Daylight | Daylight
05 | Energy | Building Program
06 | Energy | Material | Construction
07 | Energy | Schedule
08 | Energy | Set Zone Properties
09 | Energy | HVACSystems
10 | Energy | Energy
11 | THERM
12 | Developers
13 | WIP

Use this component to make your own EnergyPlus construction. Inputs can be either the name of a matterial form the Openstudio construction library or a custom material made with any of the EnergyPlus Material components.
Note that the last layer in the component is always the innermost layer and _layer_1 is always the outermost layer.
To add more layers in the construction, simply zoom into the component and hit the lowest "+" sign that shows up on the input side. To remove layers from the construction, zoom into the component and hit the lowest "-" sign that shows up on the input side.

Inputs

NameIDDescriptionType
Name_nameA text name for your custom construction. This is what you will use as an input to other components in order to reference your custom construction.Goo
Layer 1_layer_1The first and outer-most layer of your construction.Goo
Layer 2_layer_2The second outer-most layer of your construction.Goo
Layer 3_layer_3The third outer-most layer of your construction.Goo

Outputs

NameIDDescriptionType
EPConstructionEPConstructionAn EnergyPlus construction that can be plugged into the "Honeybee_Add to EnergyPlus Library" component in order to write the construction into the project library.Goo

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