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# FABRICATION DRAWING NUMBERING

 Author Message    Topic Search   Topic Options maheshm Newbie Joined: 05.Jan.2016 Location: India Using: 2012 Status: Offline Points: 18 Post Options    Thanks(0)    Quote  Reply Topic: FABRICATION DRAWING NUMBERING    Posted: 07.Aug.2017 at 06:17 HI!        I AM WORKING AS A CAD ENGINEER I HAVE MADE MORE FABRICATION DRAWING FOR NEW PLANT PROJECT NOW THE PROJECT IS COMPLETED. SO I AM PLANNING TO SEGREGATE ALL FABRICATION DRAWING AND GIVING DRAWING NUMBERING ALSO COULD YOU TELL ME HOW TO GIVE DRAWING NUMBERING PROPERLY WITH EXAMPLE. maheshm John Connor Senior Member Joined: 01.Feb.2011 Location: United States Using: AutoCAD 2018 Status: Offline Points: 6864 Post Options    Thanks(0)    Quote  Reply Posted: 07.Aug.2017 at 11:44 Isn't there a company standard to follow? "Humans have a strength that cannot be measured. This is John Connor. If you are reading this, you are the resistance." <> maheshm Newbie Joined: 05.Jan.2016 Location: India Using: 2012 Status: Offline Points: 18 Post Options    Thanks(0)    Quote  Reply Posted: 08.Aug.2017 at 12:45 There is no fabrication drawing previously only maheshm John Connor Senior Member Joined: 01.Feb.2011 Location: United States Using: AutoCAD 2018 Status: Offline Points: 6864 Post Options    Thanks(0)    Quote  Reply Posted: 08.Aug.2017 at 19:43 Then I guess you can create your own methodology for numbering your drawings.  One company I know precedes the drawing number with a letter denoting the paper size.  Example:D-12335The "12335" may just be a consecutive number assigned as a project comes in.  Drawings assigned this master number will then get a sequential dash-number for each sheet.  Example:D-12335-1 (for sheet 1), D-12335-2 (for sheet 2), D-12335-3, etc.Now if there happens to be a smaller sheet size used for the next drawing in the sequence it might get numbered thusly...C-12335-4The "D" and "C" size designations obviously reference drawings done to an imperial scale.  You would substitute metric equivalents for the sheet size.  Do you understand me?The last company I worked for numbered their drawings with the year followed by a consecutive number.  So, for example, the first job for the year 2017 would be numbered....2017.001Sheet numbers would start out as 2017.001.01, 2017.001.02, 2017.001.03, etc.If you don't like either one of these ideas come up with one of your own. Edited by John Connor - 09.Aug.2017 at 11:36 "Humans have a strength that cannot be measured. This is John Connor. If you are reading this, you are the resistance." <> maheshm Newbie Joined: 05.Jan.2016 Location: India Using: 2012 Status: Offline Points: 18 Post Options    Thanks(0)    Quote  Reply Posted: 09.Aug.2017 at 08:51 thanks a lot sir i got a idea from this conservation i would make drawing number from this conservation maheshm maheshm Newbie Joined: 05.Jan.2016 Location: India Using: 2012 Status: Offline Points: 18 Post Options    Thanks(0)    Quote  Reply Posted: 17.Aug.2017 at 06:56 FINALY I CREATED DRAWING NUMBER THANKS A LOT JHON maheshm John Connor Senior Member Joined: 01.Feb.2011 Location: United States Using: AutoCAD 2018 Status: Offline Points: 6864 Post Options    Thanks(0)    Quote  Reply Posted: 17.Aug.2017 at 13:04 It looks rather involved.  Can you explain what is supposed to mean? "Humans have a strength that cannot be measured. This is John Connor. If you are reading this, you are the resistance." <>