AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

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Re: Best practice or guide for real world plant design

04-27-2010 11:47 PM in reply to: intratech
Patrick,

Thanks for the response. Regarding your method I have a problem when I connect a pipe from a dwg to the middle of another pipe which is Xrefed and use STUB IN connection, a drop is shown at the connection which means they are not connected properly. Have you had this issue ?

Regards
*Patrick
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Re: Best practice or guide for real world plant design

04-29-2010 03:34 AM in reply to: intratech
In reality your main line would already have a short stub to match up with
the branch line, this stub might only extend 150mm from the side of the
pipe. You would then weld your branch line to the stub.

This stub would be done in the workshop, if you weld a long length it
becomes difficult to transport.
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