Creating Receptacles

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To create a receptacle in drawing E2, go to

DM Electrical arrow Receptacles arrow Receptacle Project Schedule

The Receptacle Project Schedule dialog box will open as shown below.

new_receptacle

Press New and the New dialog box will open.

receptacle_type

Type "DUPLEX" in the box labeled New Receptacle Type and press OK.

Set the receptacle specifications for Duplex to match those shown below. (The specifications that you will need to change are highlighted in yellow in the screen shot below. They will not be highlighted on your dialog box.) Once the specifications match, press Save.

receptacle_duplex

Next, use the same procedure to create the following two receptacles: GFCI and quad.

Set the receptacle specifications for GFCI to match those shown below.

receptacle_GFCI

Set the receptacle specifications for quad to match those shown below. To change the block, press Select Block, choose the appropriate block from the Select Receptacle Block dialog box, and press OK. This will change the Description and Block Name as well.

receptacle_quad

Now you are ready to insert receptacles on the drawing.


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