To create pipes for running fluid, first we create a system then we create the pipes. Here we have a fan coil unit which placed for conditioning this space.

 

To create a hydronic System, Select the unit, from the ribbon click Piping

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Window shows, select your System Type, first we create supply hydronic system

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And name your system

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Turn on the checkbox before Open System Editor

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As shown, there is 1 item (the unit we selected) added to the system, click Finish Editing System

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System has created, to show it, from the ribbon click down arrow of User Interface button, turn on checkbox of System Browser

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At the System Browser window: select System and Piping at the View option, you can see all piping systems at the project, click the one has created, will show at your drawing inside a blue rectangular

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Repeat last steps to create return hydronic system

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After we created the system it’s time for drawing pipes, click the FCU at the drawing area, as shown, there’s 2 pipe connectors: In (supply) & Out (return)

 

Draw supply pipe, as shown the yellow circle, right click to call the command menu

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Select Draw Pipe command

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Draw the pipe and drag the drawing line to the length and location you want

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Supply pipe

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Return pipe

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Or you can draw pipe directly, click on the pipe connector inside the yellow circle for the supply hydronic pipe, and the other red connector one for the return hydronic pipe

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Now we got 2 pipe In & Out for our Fan coil Unit

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