Insert Junction Box

To insert a junction box, go to

Ribbon: DM Electrical->Devices-> dm_elec-jboxinsert Insert Junction Box

Pulldown Menu: DM Electrical->Junction Boxes->Insert Junction Box

Insert Junction Box Dialog Box


Junction Box Type: The type of junction box to be inserted on the drawing. Press the Edit button to access the Junction Box Project Schedule dialog box, where the list of available junction boxes is defined.

Elevation: The elevation of the junction box. See the Elevation section for more information.

Layer System: See the Layer System section for more information.

Inserting the Junction Box on the Drawing

To insert a junction box on the drawing, press the OK button. The settings specified in the dialog box will be used for the junction box that you insert. You will be prompted to insert the junction box on the drawing.

Specify insertion point:

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

Specify rotation angle <0>:

If there are any notes included with the junction box, you will then be prompted to locate the notes on the drawing. See the Inserting Notes and Leaders on the Drawing section for more information about inserting the notes.

Once you are finished inserting a junction box, you will be prompted to insert another of the same type. You may continue to insert junction boxes, or press ENTER to end the command.

Related Options

Insert 3D blocks on drawing: Sets whether a 3D block is inserted on the drawing along with the 2D block.

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