How to create own block

Adding of own block consist from next steps:


  1. editing of file parts.dta

  2. creating of datafile (*.dta)

  3. creating of blocks.



1)

Completion dates of structure parts.dta


row type

b

block



name of picture and datafile.

(png,dta)


part picture,


data file datafile with sizes an views



short name of part

is displayed in listbox heading.



long name of part

is displayed in window under picture


2)

Completion dates of structure datafile:


structure of data

0: submenu of views

to particular size

2: the names of files ( only once and at the end )



data to particular size

submenu of wiews


the names of files without extention dxf (number must be the same as number of views)


ad 3)

Blocks are possible to draw in some CAD system which has dxf output.
The part must be drawn using lies,arcs and circles.
Complex entities (polylines,hatches,dimensions) must be exploded to basic entities.
Entities must be drawn in following layers:

linetype

layer

thick

THICK

thin

THIN

axes

AXES

hidden

HIDDEN


The entity color and linetype has no meaning.

Insert point of part must be located to point 0,0