O-Lets - CADWorx - Help

CADWorx Spec Editor

20.1 (2020 R1)

Specifies the o-lets properties. To view the properties:

  1. Click the plus (+) sign next to O-Lets to expand the category.

  2. Click a plus (+) sign next to an o-let component.

  3. Click the actual data table.

Some of the components do not have all properties. If a property is not listed for a component, then that component does not use the property. If the property is common to all components, you can find the information on that property in Common Component Properties.

Default Connection Settings

Apply same end type to all ends

Applies the same end type connection, such as Buttweld (BW), to all ends when set to True. When set to False, the software uses more than one end type connection.


Specifies the end connection associated with the component.


MAINSIZE - Main Size

Specifies the main sizes for the component.

PSA - Pipe Sizes Allowed

Specifies the pipe size allowed for the O-let.

HUBOD - HUB Outside Diameter

Specifies the outside diameter of the O-let.

PROJ - Outside Projection

Specifies the projection from the outer point.

OLETANGLE - Olet Angle

Specifies the angle of the O-let.

PENG - Pipe Engagement

Specifies the pipe engagement of the O-let.

PSB - Pipe Set Back

Specifies the set back of the pipe from the end point.

POD - Pipe Outside Diameter

Specifies the outside diameter of the pipe.

WEIGHT - Weight

Specifies the weight for the component.

ETS - Bitwise End Type Placement Control

Specifies the value for the placement control. The software calculates placement control using the end type number for each port. For more information, see Common Component Properties.

USER_PART_NUMBER - User Part Number

Enables you to specify unique part numbers for each individual component. To insert the USER_PART_NUMBER field, right-click the data table, and then select Add User Part Number Column. You can also accomplish this by double-clicking Custom Data in the Properties pane and creating the USER_PART_NUMBER field exactly as it appears here. If you do not need the USER_PART_NUMBER column, click Cancel.

Custom Data

Enables you to input fields using the New Field Dialog Box. You can access the custom data fields in CADWorx Plant through the Component Edit dialog box. For more information, see Component Custom Data Dialog Box and Local Edit in the CADWorx Plant Users Guide.

Picture Description

Displays an image of the component.

Listed below are the types of components available for selection in the table. Images are provided when available.

For custom pipe supports, user shapes, and custom topworks, the Picture Description displays Image Path. The software allows you to browse for a .png or .gif drawing, and then displays the drawing below the Image Path under Picture Description.







3. PSA