Modifying a Branch Circuit

This section teaches you how to work with branch circuits.

Start in the FIRST FLOOR POWER floor plan.

Modify Circuits with Circuit Edit

1.Select panel A and run the Circuit Edit command. The Circuit Edit dialog box will open with panel A active.

DM Electrical-> dmert-circuit-16 Circuit Edit

2.Select circuit 2 using the middle grid and make the following changes:
a.In the Circuit Details section, erase the Description Replacement value.
b.Set OCP Trip to 30.
c.In the middle grid, select the Description and add "Existing " to the beginning of the value. In the Circuit Details section, the Description and Description Prefix values will update to reflect the change.
You can also use the Description Prefix field to make this change.
3.Select circuit 8 using the middle grid and make the following changes:
a.In the middle grid, set Description to REC. In the Circuit Details section, the Description and Description Replacement values will update to reflect the change.
You can also use the Description Replacement field to make this change.
b.In the Circuit Details section, set Circuit Length to Fixed and enter 150 for the value. The Voltage Drop value will update to 3%.
c.Set Conductor to 30A. The Voltage Drop value will update to a lower value.
4.Press the Exit button to close the dialog box.

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