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PatrickByrne
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Isogen start point for spool number direction

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09-23-2012 03:41 PM

Is it possible to indicate the start point for a pipeline so that spool numbers follow the correct direction similar to the Isogenstartpoint command in CadWorx.

 

Our spool numbers follow flow direction.

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VinodBalasubramanian
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Re: Isogen start point for spool number direction

09-26-2012 06:32 PM in reply to: PatrickByrne

I am afraid this isn't possible at the moment. However I can log this as a enhancement request with our development team and keep you posted.

 

I will also check whether there are anyother alternatives for this issue.



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Rich.O.3d
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Re: Isogen start point for spool number direction

10-01-2012 07:15 PM in reply to: VinodBalasubramanian

how about just keeping the ISO's in order as you go along a pipeline.

 

Currently, when dumping multipage ISO's, they 'jump' all over the place.

eg

sheet 1 - from sheet 3 to equip.

sheet 2 - from sheet 3 to sheet 5

sheet 3 - from sheet 1 to sheet 2

sheet 4 - from sheet 5 to header

sheet 5 - from sheet 2 to sheet 4

 

flow arrows go from header to equip!

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dave.wolfe
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Re: Isogen start point for spool number direction

10-02-2012 06:03 PM in reply to: Rich.O.3d

The start point is already on the request list.

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