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CADWorx Spec Editor

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20.1 (2020 R1)

CADWorx Spec Editor File: New Pipe Support Libraries

Creates a new pipe support libraries file enabling you to design specific pipe supports.

Name

Specifies the name of the pipe support libraries file.

Default Catalog

Specifies a default catalog to attach to the pipe support libraries file.

BOM type

Specifies the Bill of Material (BOM) type for the pipe support libraries file. There are four material types: Fabrication, Erection, Offshore, and Miscellaneous.

Long Desc Format Setup

Specifies the appearance of the long description attached to the pipe support assemblies and components.

Short Desc Format Setup

Specifies the appearance of the short description format attached to the pipe support assemblies and components.

Tag Format Setup

Specifies the appearance of the tag format attached to the pipe support assemblies and components.

Part Number Format Setup

Specifies the appearance of the part number attached to the pipe support assemblies and components.

Description

Specifies the description of the pipe support libraries file.

Location

Specifies the folder location where CADWorx Spec Editor saves the pipe support libraries file.

  1. Click File > New Pipe Support Libraries .

    The New Pipe Support Libraries dialog box displays.

  2. Type the name of the pipe support libraries file in the Name box.

  3. Click the Default Catalog ellipsis, select the necessary catalog, and then click Open.

  4. Select the Bill of Material type from the BOM type list.

  5. Click Long Desc Format, edit the long description format, and then click OK.

  6. Click Part Number Format, edit the part number format, and then click OK.

  7. Click Short Desc Format, edit the short description format, and then click OK.

  8. Click Tag Format, edit the tag format, and then click OK.

  9. Type a description of the pipe support libraries file in the Description box.

  10. Click the Location ellipsis to browse, select a location to save the new project, and then click OK.

  11. Click OK to create the project.

    The pipe support libraries file creates and displays under Pipe Support Library on the left side of the Spec Editor in the Main List View.