Cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Re: variable driven values in BOMs

Legend
Legend

I was thinking the same thing but figured it would be far beyond current capabilities of SE.

Re: variable driven values in BOMs

Phenom
Phenom

Bruce,

We do work for several clients and they only want drawings on their borders, so we are stuck with column widths that date back 30 years.

The methods also date back that far (and further) - eg. no multi-sheet drawings, each sheet has to have its own drawing number and I've already explained in other threads about balloons having numbers or letters.

Mechanical & electrical drawings (wiring diagrams etc)  have different borders. We noticed the amendment columns on one of the electrical borders had slightly different widths. We use tables driven by a macro for adding title block & revision information, so the different widths messed that up a bit. We asked if we could correct them and make them equal but were told no, you can't do that.

Ok, can we rotate the table (it is currently multiple vertical blocks of columns along the bottom of the sheet ie. pages of a table) so that it is one set of columns? No, sorry, can't do that either.

 

untitled.png

HP Z420 16GB RAM
Quadro K4000
ST10 MP12 on Windows 10 Pro 64.