Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up routing preferences, part of Creating Sprinkler and Fire-Alarm Systems with AutoCAD.
- Let's talk about part routing preferences.…Part routing preferences actually define…what the physical pipe…and the associated fittings are gonna be.…Unlike the system definitions…that define the graphics such as symbology in layering,…with the part routing preferences…we actually tell AutoCAD what the specific pipe…and fittings are gonna be.…What I'd like to do in this video…is open the style manager.…From there, we're gonna drill down the piping objects…then to part routing preferences.…
From there we'll create a new routing preference…called threaded…and change some of the pieces parts.…Let's jump into AutoCAD, I'm in P15,…into our routing preferences file.…Let's go too the manage tab.…On the Style and Display panel…let's go to the style manager.…In the style manager,…let's drill in to piping objects.…Now let's drill in to pipe part routing preferences.…Notice that we have a ton of different…part routing preferences.…
If we minimize this and go to pipe system definitions,…remember this is more of a homemade…kind of an affair.…
- Externally referencing architecture
- Setting up display configurations
- Adding room tags
- Setting up routing preferences and systems
- Adding piping and connectors
- Adding fire-alarm devices and control panels
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Setting Up the Sprinkler
2. Setting Up the Sprinkler Piping
3. Setting Up the Fire Alarm
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