In Electra E8, you can now generate:
New symbols in all Pneumatic and Hydraulic stencils, including pumps, cylinders, and motors stencil, valves stencil and miscellaneous stencil.
New Layout symbols such as HMI and power sockets for different countries.
You can now generate terminal layout one by one with these new layouts symbol. There are 2-pins to 9-pins terminal layout, including the ground terminal.
New stopper layout shape to be used in your panel layout.
Now you can set a wire as a jumper. Simply select a wire, then click on Electra | Tools | Set wires to jumpers. Once a wire is set to jumpers, Electra will be able to generate a Bill of Materials that include this jumper.
If you use jumpers on your terminals, Electra E8 will generate jumpers during generation of terminal listing, indicating the terminal are connected with jumper.
In addition, Electra is able to generate panel layout with the jumper.
Similar to cable tag symbol, component tag symbol enables you to show description of component directly on your symbols. You can select specific fields in your component to be displayed on your component tag.
Instead of assigning cable to wire one by one, you can now select multiple wires and get them automatically assigned to a cable with multiple cores.
Ability to exclude default cable during report generation.
Simplified Pin Name format from , ,  to 1, 2, 3 in generated reports. Both formats are acceptable when importing report.
In Electra E8, you are able to set orientation for multiple selected symbols at once.
You can also hide pin names for multiple selected symbols.
Now you can add revision for your page using the new page revision title block data.
Page title in title block and page name will be synced if one of them is modified.
In addition to drawings specific revision text, Electra E8 allows you to add pages specific revision text in your title block data.
In Electra E8, you can indicate your PLC inputs and outputs as Sinking or Sourcing alongside with its current flow (AC or DC).
Simply search for PLCAC/ PLCDC/ PLCSinkSource symbols and insert them into your PLC symbol. Watch the video below to learn more.
After you have dropped symbols and wires onto a ladder zone, you can have an option to remain the symbol references and wire names when they are moved.
With Electra E8, you do not need to renumber your ladder zone one by one. Simply click on Electra | Tools | Renumber Ladder Zones to renumber multiple ladder zones.
Similar to the from/to wire link, now you can link multiple wires even faster using the new wire bus symbol.
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