AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

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Registered: ‎07-10-2012
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parametric or script based valves

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09-16-2012 07:21 AM

for the food industry we use multiport valves. It is possible to rotate the ports of the valve in every direction. For example when I have a valve with two ports I want to place a valve and set the right angle. the top port is placed at 90 degr. and the bottom port at 45 degr. 

Is it possible to make one part where I can rotate the ports? 

I know Bentley Autoplant can do this since 2004.


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Re: parametric or script based valves

10-04-2012 08:41 AM in reply to: snijdam

Plant3d does not have the option to custom model the valve with 2 ports in xy direction and 3rd port in zdirection. I have already requested this option to Autodesk.

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