|This task shows you how to place a door or a hatch on a compartment.|
|Placing a door (or hatch) on a compartment defines the the type of door, its location, opening, and certain other parameters like orientation.|
|1.||Click the Place Access Part
The Catalog Browser displays.
|2.||Expand the trees, and click on
the part you want to place.
Note that when you move your mouse pointer over a bulkhead or wall, the part you selected "moves" with it. You are prompted to select the placement boundary.
|3.||Define the placement boundary by
selecting the location where you want to place the part, such as a wall,
This also fixes the lateral position of the door.
You are prompted to select the orientation boundary.
|4.||(Optional) To flip the part
around, click the blue arrow (the placement vector), as shown below:
|5.||Define the orientation boundary by
clicking the deck surface.
The Define Offsets dialog box displays.
A placement vector also displays on the deck - it is the red arrow in the image below. Click it to place the door below the deck.
|6.||To complete the door placement,
do the following:
The door is placed at the location you defined, and it displays in the specifications tree.