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BOM parts drawing refs

Aaron

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I want to create a BOM template with a column which automatically shows the drawing sheet references for the various parts or sub-assemblies that are shown in the BOM. I feel that there is a way to do this. Manual insertion into the BOM from a manually created excel sheet seems a bit long-winded on a large assembly. Any suggestions?
Thanks in advance.
 

gwinslow

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The BOM uses information from the model files properties. If you added a custom property "drawing" to each model and assembly, then add this column to your BOM format, the BOM will automatically fill in.
 

SolidMartin

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If all your sheets are in the same file you can add the sheet number to a custom prop in the model file's config specific properties. That way you can pull it into any drawing that requires the info. Don't forget to submit an enhancement request for a better way to handle this elementary drawing task.
 

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