Welcome to the Substation Design Automation (SDA) Learning Center.  Our mission is to educate and inform individuals on the application of new tools and concepts in utility design.  The content in the SDA Learning Center is designed to teach viewers how to solve application-specific problems and illustrate new concepts for designing in AutoCAD Electrical, Inventor and the Substation Design Suite tools.

Videos

AutoCAD Electrical Symbol Creation

Creating schematic symbols in AutoCAD Electrical can be a time-consuming task. Several considerations must be made beyond adding attributes to geometry.  This video is part one of a two-part series that will take you through the process of creating a complex AutoCAD Electrical schematic symbol from start to finish.  We’ll start with conception, geometry manipulation, attribute application and icon menu editing.