Creo Piping (PCX)

Articles helpful for piping

Configuring Solid Pipe Weight
There are two ways for Creo to handle reporting the weight of solid pipe segments, it is handled through a setting piping_material_source. PTC&#x...
Wed, 22 Apr, 2020 at 1:55 PM
What is Spec-Driven Piping
What is Spec-Driven Piping? Spec-Driven Piping is a module offered in PTC Creo Parametric which enabled users to generate 3D piping systems quickly a...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 9:12 AM
What is a Master Catalog?
What is a Master Catalog? A "Master Catalog" is a customizable library of all combinations of pipe materials, sizes, schedules (as well as f...
Tue, 28 May, 2019 at 3:18 PM
What is a Pipe?
What is a pipe? A pipe in Spec-Driven Piping is not an individual pipe.  It is  a set of linestocks or pipe instances. Let's look at an example fr...
Tue, 28 May, 2019 at 3:19 PM
What is a Fitting?
What is a Fitting? A fitting is a not a single entity in Spec-Driven Piping.  It is actually the group of fitting instances that have been deemed simil...
Tue, 28 May, 2019 at 3:25 PM
What is a Flow Constrained Fitting?
What Is a Flow-Constrained Fitting A flow-constrained fitting is a fitting whose orientation is dependent on the flow direction of the pipe.  In these ...
Tue, 28 May, 2019 at 3:26 PM