Creating Transformers

This tutorial teaches you how to create a transformer. You will create a 480V-208V transformer and a utility transformer.

Transformers can be created in any drawing in your project.

Open drawing E-0.1.

Create Transformer T1

Run the DM Electrical->Distribution Equipment->Transformers command. The Transformer dialog box will open.

Press New. The New dialog box will open.

Set New Transformer Callout to T1.

Press the OK button to create the transformer.

The transformer is now created in the database. Once it is created you can modify the settings for the transformer.

Make the following changes to transformer T1:

Set KVA to 100.

Set Primary Volts to 480Y/277V 3P 4W.

Press the Save button to save your changes.

Create Transformer UTIL

Press New. The New dialog box will open.

Set New Transformer Callout to UTIL.

Press the OK button to create the transformer.

Make the following changes to transformer UTIL:

Set KVA to 200.

Set Primary Volts to Utility.

Set Secondary Volts to 480Y/277V 3P 4W.

Press the Save button to save your changes.

Press the Exit button to close the dialog box and return to the AutoCAD command line.


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