Route a pipe run with an offset - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Piping

Intergraph Smart 3D
10.1 (2014 R1)
  1. Click Route Pipe on the vertical toolbar.

  2. Select the run starting point.

  3. Define the pipe run properties on the New Pipe Run dialog box, and then click OK.

  4. From the Offset option, select Set Offset Reference.

  5. Select the option to use from the Measured from field.

  6. Type the offset distance to use in the Offset box.

  7. Click OK on the Set Offset Reference dialog box.

  8. Select the appropriate route plane. The offset glyph will not appear if you do not set a plane.

  9. Move the cursor over the object in the model from which you want to measure the offset until the object is added to the SmartSketch locate list. This glyph appears.

  10. Move the cursor until the offset line and glyph appear, and then click to route the pipe run.

  11. Select the ending point of the pipe run. Right-click to end a pipe run.

If the piping specification that you selected has service limits defined, you must define at least one temperature value and one pressure value for the pipe run. You do this by selecting Temperature and Pressure from the Category option.