Block Generator

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#1 Block Generator


This tutorial covers how to use the Block Generator in order to let SkyCAD automatically generate symbols and blocks based on part specifications.  This is especially useful for components such as PLCs, PLC Modules and Drives.

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PLC, PLC modules, drive, soft-starter, IO, input channel, output channel, analog input channel, analog output channel, digital input channel, digital output channel, relay output, digital output module, digital input module, analog input module, analog output module, symbols, blocks, terminal name, terminal label.

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Related tutorials and links

- Making a new symbol

Showing component properties around a symbol 

- Catalogue tools

Using PLCs

- Customising the block generator

- Multi-terminal channels & internally bridged terminals

Changing channel types