Inserting Distribution Equipment

This section teaches you how to insert distribution equipment from the Revit model onto the one-line diagram.

Start in the ONE-LINE DIAGRAM drafting view.

Insert UTIL from the Model

1.Run the Insert Link command. The Insert Distribution Equipment dialog box will open.

DM One-Line-> dmert-orange-i-16 Insert Link

2.Set Tree to UTIL.
3.Set One-Line Diagram Graphic to Utility Transformer.
4.Press the OK button to close the dialog box.
5.Insert the transformer on the drafting view.

Insert MDP from the Model

1.Run the Insert Link command. The Insert Distribution Equipment dialog box will open.

DM One-Line-> dmert-orange-i-16 Insert Link

2.Set Tree to MDP.
3.Set One-Line Diagram Graphic to Switchboard, Horizontal, Fed from Top.
4.Press the OK button to close the dialog box.
5.Insert the panel below UTIL on the drafting view.
6.Select panel MDP and use the grips provided to extend the right side of the graphic.

insert-mdp

Insert P and E from the Model

1.Run the Insert Link command. The Insert Distribution Equipment dialog box will open.

DM One-Line-> dmert-orange-i-16 Insert Link

2.Set Tree to P.
3.Press the OK button to close the dialog box.
4.Insert the panel below panel MDP on the drafting view.
5.Run the Copy Link command.

DM One-Line-> dmert-orange-c-16 Copy Link

6.Select panel P on the drafting view. The Select Distribution Equipment to Link dialog box will open.
7.Set Tree to E.
8.Press the OK button to close the dialog box.
9.Insert the panel to the right of panel P on the drafting view.

Insert Branch Circuit Devices and Additional Distribution Equipment from the Model

1.Open the FIRST FLOOR POWER floor plan.
2.Run the Insert Link command. You will be prompted to select a device from the model.

DM One-Line-> dmert-orange-i-16 Insert Link

3.Select the elevator motor on the floor plan. You will then be prompted to select a drafting view.
4.Press ESC. The Select Drafting View dialog box will open.
5.Set Drafting View to ONE-LINE DIAGRAM.
6.Check the box next to Set as default one-line diagram view.
7.Press the OK button. The Insert Distribution Equipment dialog box will open.
8.Press the OK button to close the dialog box.
9.Insert the motor below panel E on the drafting view.

Continue using the dmert-orange-i-16 Insert Link and dmert-orange-c-16 Copy Link commands to insert the remaining distribution equipment from the model.

insert-copy-link


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