I have been working on a template in autodesk for a year or so, trying to eliminate all issues. I have not yet prevented everything that I may encounter, but I have reduced the amount of issues that can come. So no this is not a perfect download. It is how ever as close as I have come this far. Download the preview of the Fire Alarm Legend and Title Block . There are tons of websites that help you get the Symbols for you legend and there are many sites that give you fire alarm sprinkler addons for autodesk autocad. There is very little for fire alarm. So it is a rough start.
Most of this is my own work, but much of this is what I have gathered around the internet doing searches In google and Bing and Yahoo and Ask. There just was not enough out there for me to get the job done. What you see there in Layout view is nothing compared to what is going on in Model. Everything you see there is through view ports. All of my view ports are built to scale.
The trick is to drop all images into the square above the title-block and then scale it so that it prints out to scale. there is a second view port in layout view that opens to that location.
If you are in need of this whole Fire Alarm DWG file, let me know I will set it up for upload and message you when it is ready.
There is a huge original version of this, so what you are seeing in those two pdf files would be the light weight trimmed down most used items version. There is a huge one with everything I can possibly use, that would look like a train wreck though.
I have the cad file listed for sale. I will be emailing the DWG DWT file to every person who pays for it.
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Simply because I would prefer to sell the thing for at a lower price for the basic and limited tools.
There is a full version with full tools and all addons to make it easier to complete your fire alarm
design in cad. Oh and the one I had here on the site, Is about 10 versions old.
The new one has a few Candela tools in it already and many block features that most people do not even know
This Template comes with a my personal created method to measure Candela , Smoke coverage, a battery calculation addon that I created, Blocks for every device to me inserted, and instruction manual with short cut codes for calling the block.
This Fire Alarm Template has everything I use on a daily basis and will shorten your design time, reduce room for error and simplify fire alarm design so much that you can give someone a computer with this template and they will be designing fire alarm systems like a pro, as they read the “HowTo” file.
So Simple, even your boss can use this .DWT file.
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