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Design Master July 2019 Newsletter

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Electrical for AutoCAD 8.6 Released

Design Master Electrical 8.6 is now available. It includes a number of new features, such as breaker curves for selective coordination, new wire length make-up options, expanded branch circuit voltage drop calculations, and updated arc-flash calculations.

Install Instructions

New Feature List

New Feature Webinar

Electrical for Revit 1.4 Released

Design Master Electrical RT 1.4 is now available. It includes support for Revit 2020, updated arc-flash calculations, and new wire length make-up options.

Install Instructions

New Feature List

AutoCAD Startup Performance Test

Is AutoCAD getting slower or does it just feel like it? We tested and compared startup performance of various versions of AutoCAD and BricsCAD.

Read the results of the tests on our website.

Online Training

A regular online training webinar is available every month for Design Master Electrical for AutoCAD and Design Master Electrical RT for Revit. Each training has a lesson on a specific topic and time at the end for any questions you have.

Electrical for Revit training is the 1st Thursday of the month at 1:30pm Eastern.

Electrical for AutoCAD training is the 3rd Thursday of the month at 1:30pm Eastern.

Complete details about the training are available on our website.

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View recordings of past trainings:

Here is the schedule for the next two months:

July 18, 2019: Electrical for AutoCAD
Photometrics Options and Print Panel Schedules to HTML Options

August 1, 2019: Electrical for Revit
Configuring Transformers

August 15, 2019: Electrical for AutoCAD
Time-Current Curves

September 5, 2019: Electrical for Revit
No Training--Instructor Vacation

September 19, 2019: Electrical for AutoCAD
Circuiting and Homerun Commands

Documentation Updates

Knowledge Base Updates

The following articles have been added to the knowledge base:


Training Videos

The following training videos have been added to the knowledge base:


Electrical RT