Create Equipment

To create equipment to place on the drawing or save in the project database, go to

DM Electrical->Equipment->Create Equipment

Create Equipment Dialog Box

Equipment--Create Equipment Dialog Box

See the Common Equipment Information section for more information about the values in this dialog box.

Creating Equipment on Drawing

To create a piece of equipment to be added to the drawing, enter the information into the various fields of the dialog box and press the Create on Drawing button.

You will be prompted to insert the piece of equipment on the drawing.

Specify insertion point:

After you specify the location for the equipment, you will be prompted for the rotation angle. If the equipment block is not able to be rotated, this prompt will be skipped.

Rotation angle <0>:

If the equipment has a disconnect block, you will be then be prompted to insert the disconnect on the drawing.

Specify insertion point:

After you specify the location for the disconnect, you will be prompted for the rotation angle. If the disconnect block is not able to be rotated, this prompt will be skipped.

Rotation angle <0>:

You will then be prompted for the location of the equipment note.

Right-click or press to toggle the leader on or off, press enter to place:

See the Inserting Notes and Leaders on the Drawing section for more information about inserting the callout.

Creating Equipment in Database

To create a piece of equipment to added in the database, enter the information into the various fields of the dialog box and press the Create in Database button.

The equipment will be added to the database and the following dialog box will appear.

Equipment--Equipment was created in the database dialog box


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