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Emailing A Plant 3D SQL Server Project

For those who have to send a SQL Server project to the field, (or to us for tech support), here is the workflow.   Create a new project in Plant 3D: Check Copy Settings from existing project, and locate and select the project you wish to send: On Page 5 of the wizard, choose SQLite […]

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Creating an Isometric View of a Skewed Model

One of the new features in Plant 3D 2014 is to use a custom view to create an orthographic. Previously, we were locked into the predefined views – top, left, right, bottom, front, back.   Per the screenshot below I have created a model that has some pipe at an angle. Notice that my ucs […]

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Notes on Supports in Plant 3D Isometrics

Following up the last post, a client asked if there was a better way to put notes on supports other than using the message.   Because we can use any property in our isometrics, this post is going to show how to call out the comment field on the iso (if it’s not blank). To […]