Insert DIN Rail
Select an available DIN rail part in the Select DIN Rail area. A preview of the selected part will be displayed in the Preview area.
|Device Tag||Enter a device tag for the DIN rail.|
|Suppress Device Tag||You can hide the Device Tag in the drawing by selecting this check box.|
|Balloon||If you plan to use balloons in the drawing, you can assign a balloon number for the DIN rail in the Balloon field.|
|Next Balloon No.||Automatically assigns the next available balloon number.|
|Note||Enter descriptive text that will appear next to the DIN rail in the drawing. You must select the User Definable option to enable this field. If you select the Default to Name option, the description in the Name field of the parts database record will be used.|
|Length||Enter a length for the rail. If you select <user definable> you will define the length of the rail by picking points in the drawing.|
|Place||To draw the rail select the Place button. You will be prompted on the command line to pick a position to insert the rail. If you selected <user definable> in the Length field, you will be prompted to pick a start point and an end point to define the rail's position. If you entered a length in the Length field, you will be prompted to select an insertion point and a direction point which determines the direction in which the rail will extend from the insertion point.|
Once a DIN rail is placed, you can change its properties by right-clicking on it and selecting Din Rail Properties from the menu.