Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Tagging the pipes, part of AutoCAD: Creating Sprinkler and Fire-Alarm Systems.
- It'd be nice to tell people what the Pipes are that…they're actually looking at, wouldn't it?…This is where Tagging comes in handy.…What's nice about Tags is the fact that they are smart.…We could always place a dumb piece of text into…a drawing but what happens if the Pipe…gets updated?…The text will be wrong whereas the Tag will…always be correct.…The objective of this video is to manually…place Tags in our Pipes.…Once the Tags are placed we'll examine the Tag to…see where the information is coming from.…Let's jump into our Tagging model.…
Let's make sure that our workspace…is set for piping.…We're gonna use some pre-defined Tags that…come right out of the AutoCAD box.…Note that your company might have different…Tag setup for different systems.…What I'd like to do…is go to the Annotation tab.…I'm just gonna grab Pipe Label right here.…AutoCAD wants me to select the Pipe.…So I'm gonna select this Pipe right here.…Now we're gonna actually specify a leader.…
I'm gonna click F8 and just turn my ortho off.…I'm gonna pick a point right here.…
- 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
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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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