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How to add new wire types to wire style list?

Question asked by Caleb Youker on Feb 19, 2016
Latest reply on Feb 22, 2016 by Patrick Musgrave

Project > Configurations > Wire Styles...

 

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I would like very much to create a wire style that represents our 42 conductor cable (21 twisted pairs).  This would of course apply to our MANY other types of multi-conductor cable as well.  I can of course draw a single wire at a time, but if I were to do this for a 400 conductor wire (which we do have) then I'd be doing this for a very long time.

 

Solidworks Electrical apparently allows me to create a style with 6 conductors and no more using the default wire types.  If I try to add a 7th conductor it tells me "Cannot add wire style to "F50" of the numbering group "0".  All the possible types are already present."

 

So I would like to add another 100-200 types of wire per our internal standards for LV signals, PS signals, HV signals, etc. etc. etc. etc. etc.  So I would like to add new wire types such as "LV+", "LV-" and so on.

 

How can I do this?

 

Thanks in advance.

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