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    The Cadline Localiser contains dynamic trunking and DIN rail. There are 12 trunking commands depending on height. You can apply a shade to the trunking by editing each dynamic block thus meaning that when used, the trunking looks realistic:

    Browse to the \Libs\Panel_mm\Generic\ directory and open the respective FP_DUCT3D* block.

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    Select AutoCAD_Electrical_2020___Shaded_Trunking_Within_Panel_Layouts_-_3.JPG

    Select Home ribbon tab > Draw panel > AutoCAD_Electrical_2020___Shaded_Trunking_Within_Panel_Layouts_-_4.JPG Gradient (Hatch can also be used).

    Select an internal pick point e.g.

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    Select the Pattern type e.g.

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    Select the colours e.g.

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    Select AutoCAD_Electrical_2020___Shaded_Trunking_Within_Panel_Layouts_-_8.JPG to save the changes