Create a conveyor belt, equipment, and supports in 3D - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Material Handling

PPMProductFamily
3D Design and Visualization
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Intergraph Smart 3D
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Help
Version_S3D
12.x(2018)

This workflow uses commands in the 3D environment to model a conveyor belt, belt equipment, belt modules, and supporting structure. The belt maintains a parametric relationship with the belt components.

Create a conveyor belt

Create a conveyor belt coordinate system

Place a conveyor belt using an .xml or .xls file

Place a conveyor belt using Sketch 2D

Define properties of a belt region

Add belt equipment

Place idlers

Place a pulley

Add trusses to support belt equipment

Place modules

Add packing thickness in 3D

Add trestles to support the trusses

Place a trestle