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To insert a diffuser on a drawing, go to
Ribbon: DM HVAC->Diffusers-> Insert Diffuser
Pulldown Menu: DM HVAC->Diffusers->Insert Diffuser
Insert Diffuser Dialog Box
Group: The active diffuser group. See the section for more information.
Callout: The type of diffuser to be inserted. The list of diffusers available is defined in the command.
The selected callout controls the set values displayed in the dialog box, such as CFM Range. See the section for more information about these values. To change these values, you must change the definition of the diffuser type in the project schedule.
Edit: Press this button to open the with the selected diffuser active.
CFM: The airflow through the diffuser.
Elevation: The elevation of the diffuser. See the section for more information.
Enter C to indicate the elevation is the same as the ceiling height of the room in which the diffuser is inserted. You must have rooms inserted on the drawing to use this value. See the section for more information.
Location: Where the diffuser is located. This setting controls whether ductwork connects to the diffuser from above or below.
Connection Type: How ducts connect to the diffuser.
Layer System: See the section for more information.
Inserting the Diffuser on the Drawing
To insert a diffuser on the drawing, press the OK button. The settings specified in the dialog box will be used for the inserted diffuser. You will be prompted to identify where on the drawing the diffuser is to be inserted.
Specify insertion point or [Corner/Middle]:
Specify insertion point: Specify the location on the drawing where the diffuser is to be inserted.
Corner: Type C to change the insertion point of the diffuser to a corner on the diffuser block. Type C again to select a different corner. This option is only available for rectangular diffusers.
Middle: Type M to change the insertion point of the diffuser to the middle of the diffuser block. This option is only available for rectangular diffusers.
You then will be prompted for the rotation angle.
You will then be prompted to insert another diffuser of the same type. Continue to insert diffusers, or press ENTER to finish the command.
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