V5H (integrated in CATIA V5) offers functionality for design engineering, drawing generation and manufacturing documentation including cutting sheets, test programs, working instructions of wiring harnesses. V5H scans the CATIA 3D model, extracts the harness relevant data items, imports electric information (several interfaces are available) and configuration.
Creation of digital master model is controlled by design rules which guarantee consistency and rule conformity of data model. Design errors are detected in early stages of design. Usage of the embedded cost analysis allows optimization of harness architecture before detailed documentation is created. The integrated V5H_CHANGE process with compareCHANGE (creation of a design difference report) and activeCHANGE (usage of design change information and update of existing documentation) avoids manual processes, which are both time consuming and can compromise quality. Up to 80% savings can be reached. Data consistency in the whole design process and synchronization between 3D models and drawings are retained, which provides a crucial advantage for downstream process steps in manufacturing preparation and the creation of service documents.
- Version 5
- > V5Harness 2D Suite
Equipement & Systems Engineering
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