When you first start with AutoCAD Plant PnID, You will notice that you are, by default, sent straight to the Layout Tab. This is normally where we work but it can be a bit harsh on our eyes due to the white background, So, we normally either change the sheet colour, or switch to our […]
AutoCAD Plant 3D
So your project is coming on nicely and you are ready to get a weight for the assembly maybe for a costing for galvanising the steel. It should be quick and simple right and it is…kinda.
Reviewing a design is a major component of the design process. Many companies are still printing reams and reams of paper which make it a very costly exercise.
When working in AutoCAD Plant 3D, using a Spec is a great way to automate how your pipes connect. The spec when added to your project is also available on the tool palette for easy placement of your valves and any other inline equipment you may use.
Assign the End type in the Spec/Catalog for use in components – Spec editor and Plant 3D In Part 1 we set up the End type, This is what we are going to now use in our new components. If starting a new Catalog, I would suggest copying components from another and then adjusting items […]
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You have purchased the new AutoCAD 2019 which comes with all the bells and whistles. Autodesk making the decision to include most of the vertical modules for Autodesk has come as a great enhancement for Designers. With these enhancement modules, questions have arisen on how to access, install and activate all the software. Where do […]