Robert Santiago

Hole Callout Drill Size

Discussion created by Robert Santiago on Jan 18, 2008
Latest reply on Jan 21, 2008 by Ben Paprocki
I'm wondering if anyone knows how to get the drill size number to display using the hole callout function for a tapped holed created using the hole wizard. For example, I made a 1/4-20UNC -2B tapped holes to a plate using the wizard, and when I created the drawing it correctly called out the tapped hole size, but gave me a drill diameter of 3/16". Looking in all standard tables for that size tapped hole, I should have been told to use a #7 drill which has a decimal equivalent of 0.201
I know how to get the decimal of 0.201 to display, but I'd like to get it to display the #7 drill size. Any thoughts or suggestions would be greatly appreaciated.