Tools

How to split or join conductors
The Split tool is used to split a conductor at a specific construction in order to reduce loads, or to fine tune the model. There are two options when usi...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 2:50 PM
How to add pole stays/guy wires
The stay tool is used to add a stay to an existing pole. In order to use, simply left-click on the tool and then left-click on the pole to be added to in or...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 2:49 PM
How to place poles relative to other objects
Precision relative placement allows for the exact placement of objects, such as terrain points or poles, relative to a reference object. The object can be p...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 2:46 PM
How to place obstructions
Obstructions that can be simplified to either a fence, a prism, or a cylinder can be modelled using the obstructions tool in the left-hand toolbar. This the...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 2:38 PM
Setting environmental variables
Environments The Environments tab in the menu bar is used to set specific environmental variables for your model. From here, all aspects of the environment...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 2:45 PM
Placing poles
This allows a specific type of pole to be placed at each location, so that when the conductor tool is used the pole type doesn't need to be changed eac...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 2:40 PM
How to place conductors
The conductor tool enables you to place conductor spans in your model and provides you with the ability to create the digital twin of existing or proposed l...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 2:22 PM
Adding real world elevation data (Google Earth Elevation / KML)
The survey tool will allow you to add feature points to the map overlay of your design so that you are able to visualize how a conductor span will look in t...
Thu, 1 Oct, 2020 at 10:01 AM
Setting conductor properties
When you have placed your conductor down you can select it with your select tool and edit the properties of the conductor. These are grouped into 4 sect...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 1:48 PM
Measuring Blowout Distance
In order to ensure that conductors have sufficient clearance to the sides as well, the conductor clearance tool can be used to see the blowout of the conduc...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 1:39 PM