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How to set dimensions, symbols, welds, BOM for piping isometry?

A - answer AutoCAD Plant 3D 2012 replaces the old Isogen module for generating of isometric drawings with a new tool with much more detailed options and settings.

All the parameters for dimensioning, bill of materials, slopes, symbols for 3D piping elements, and other isometry stylization settings can be setup in the dialog "Project Setup" under "Isometric DWG Settings".

These settings are illustrated in our AutoCAD Plant 3D video:

Plant2012
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25.8.2011    8543×  
applies to: AutoCAD Plant 3D 2012 ·

See also:
Tip 12138:German, French, Hungarian, Chinese… labels in Plant 3D isometrics.
Tip 11936:Why does AutoCAD display an oblique (skewed) plan view and a red-green crosshair?
Tip 10244:How to make DWG texts readable in a 3D view (align to view)?
Tip 9715:Some coordinates in isometric are displayed with decimal places.
Tip 9318:Material list on isometric drawings not printed black-and-white.


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