Alignment Tool

Alignment Tools

The alignment tool allows parallel runs of various elevations to quickly and easily be adjusted. Runs may be aligned to another run, edge, or reference plane. Additionally, runs of differing sizes(height/radius) can effortlessly be aligned to the top or bottom of another run, edge, or reference plane.

Aligning to a run

From the eM ribbon, in the Utilities panel, click Alignment Tool.

  1. From the Alignment Tool Settings window, select the desired Alignment Target and Alignment Type, and click OK.
  2. From the drawing area,
    1. Select the stationary run.
    2. Select all of the runs to be aligned with the stationary run.
    3. From the Options Bar, click Finish. The selected runs are aligned to the stationary run.
  3. From the Alignment Tool Settings window, continue aligning additional runs or click Cancel to close the window.
All selected run must be parallel with one another.
Use the Use Insulation option to align elements based on their external insulation.

Aligning to an edge

  1. From the eM ribbon, in the Utilities panel, click Alignment Tool.
  2. From the Alignment Tool Settings window, select the desired Alignment Target and Alignment Type, and click OK.
  3. From the drawing area, select all runs to align and click Finish in the Options Bar.
  4. From the drawing area, select the desired edge to align the selected runs to. The selected runs are aligned to the selected edge.
  5. From the Alignment Tool Settings window, continue aligning additional runs or click Cancel to close the window.
All selected run must be parallel with one another.
Use the Use Insulation option to align elements based on their external insulation.

Aligning to a reference plane

  1. From the eM ribbon, in the Utilities panel, click Alignment Tool.
  2. From the Alignment Tool Settings window, select the desired Alignment Target and Alignment Type, and click OK.
  3. From the drawing area, select all runs to align and click Finish in the Options Bar. The selected runs are aligned to the selected reference plane.
  4. From the Alignment Tool Settings window, continue aligning additional runs or click Cancel to close the window.
All selected run must be parallel with one another.
Use the Use Insulation option to align elements based on their external insulation.


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