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    By Miles Nicholson


    New to the 2018 Localiser:

    • New ARC library (architectural symbols library) 

    A new Cadline specific AutoCAD Electrical library has been developed for the architectural schematic requirements. This enables the user to take an architectural room layout and place the electrical symbols down. Where it differs from AutoCAD MEP however is that the symbols can be wired up, therefore meaning the user can lay their cables around the floorplan and connect the equipment. Subsequently through the comprehensive reporting tools, the user can produce from/to lists, bills of materials etc. As AutoCAD Electrical is project based, the user can break down their floors into different drawings and still have cabling connected across multiple drawings with cross reference information. This new addition is useful to customers who have purchased the Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection.



    • Additional catalogue content from
      • AB
      • ABB
      • Wieland
      • Pepperl & Fuchs
    • Additional footprint database content from
      • Wieland
      • Pepperl & Fuchs 
    • Additional Footprints from
      • Eldon
      • Pepperl & Fuchs
    • New KKS Options command providing the ability of “From > To”, “To > From” and “From/To > To/From” wire numbering using the Cadline specific KKS Wire Numbering commands
    • New Align Attributes command added


    • 2018 Install support
    • Reconfigured eXtras ribbon tab
    • Template projects updated to include 2018 support
      • IEC60204PROTO
      • IEC61082PROTO
      • IEC61346PROTO
      • ISO1219PROTO
    • Some IEC2, IEC4 & IEC60617 symbols corrected
    • Updated Wire Fill calculator which now includes 25, 37.5, 50 & 75 trunking sizes 

    Bug fixes 

    • Change to Insert Component for Pneumatic / Hydraulic / PID so that the menu reverts to the default project menu after selection 
    • Trunking size information is automatically updated when drawings are saved/regen

    These additional commands are on top of the existing functionality detailed: 

    Cadline Localiser Overview



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