Thursday, February 7, 2019

Free Ecodial Plugin – Electrical Installation Calculation and Sizing

From the Autodesk App Store:

Ecodial Plugin performs the following calculations for multi level networks.
  • Electrical installation (cable) sizing in accordance with IEC 60364 standard.
  • Short circuit calculation according to CENELEC TR50480.
  • Automatic sizing and selection of circuit breakers with discrimination.
  • Ready to use outputs: Single Line Diagram, Calculation Results, Schneider Electric offers.

Click on Ecodial Tab

Click on "New" to create new project

Click on "Project parameters" to change the values if required.

You can create single line diagram by 4 methods

Click on edit to edit the single line diagram components

Click on validate & then calculate if no errors found

Click on calculation results to view the results

Click on solution to view Schneider electric solution

You can choose your export / report options here

Electrical schedule drawing

Calculation report in MS word

Exported Autocad file opened in Ecodial Advance Calculation

Note: This app uses custom installer and not the Autodesk App Store standard installer.

Read Help Document

About This Version

Version 1.7, 8/7/2018
  1. Busbar trunking systems (BTS) : Distribution
    1. User can now represent Distribution busbar trunking system.
  2. Busbar trunking systems (BTS) : Riser
    1. User can now represent Riser busbar trunking system.
  3. Minor Bug fixes and enhancements



Ecodial plugin is brought to you by Schneider Electric. It's free.

This add-in is compatible with AutoCAD 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2015.

There's more information available on the Autodesk App Store »

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