Place a conveyor belt using Sketch 2D - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Material Handling

Intergraph Smart 3D
12.1 (2019)
  1. Click Place Conveyor Belt Command on the vertical toolbar.

  2. Select the plant coordinate system to associate with the conveyor belt from the Workspace Explorer.

  3. Click Path by Sketch 2D .

  4. Specify the parent object for the conveyor belt in the Select Parent box.

  5. Specify the belt designation for the conveyor belt in the Belt Designation box.

  6. Specify the conveyor belt dimensions in the Belt Width and Belt Thickness boxes.

  7. Click Add Intersecting Item , and select any intersecting items you need in Sketch 2D.

  8. Click Sketch 2D .

  9. Create the belt profile and run using the drawing commands in Sketch 2D or by pasting the profile geometry from an external SmartSketch file.

    For overland conveyor belts:

    • The Profile tab displays the model in the X-Z plane.

    • The Run tab displays the model in the X-Y plane.

    • The Profile and Run sheets must both pass through the origin (0,0).

  10. Click Finish in Sketch 2D and then click Finish on the Place Conveyor Belt ribbon.

    The conveyor belt displays in the model.