Databases

[Version 6] Error 9 when scrolling through Structures database
 You may get an error 9 when scrolling through the Structures (poles) database. This is caused by an invalid value in one of the records. ...
Thu, 26 May, 2016 at 6:03 PM
Using a common database (version 7)
If you have more than one installation of Poles 'n' Wires in your business you may want to consider setting up the database as a common data...
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016 at 5:46 PM
How to delete a record (version 7)
In version 7 delete a record following these steps: open the database interface and select the table you want to use. click Unlock to put the table into ...
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019 at 10:32 PM
Entering a new conductor into the database - properties
When entering a new conductor into the database some required properties may be hard to locate, particularly Modulus of elasticity and Coefficient of Linear...
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Conductors with negative coefficient of expansion
A type of fibre optic cable (see the attached data sheet) came to our attention that has a negative coefficient of linear expansion ie it expands as it gets ...
Tue, 15 Aug, 2017 at 1:05 AM
Calculated or practical values for Modulus of elasticity
Australian Standards may show both calculated and practical values for the conductor property Modulus of elasticity. AS3607 states: The calculated valu...
Wed, 15 Nov, 2017 at 3:47 PM
Temperature Coefficient of Resistance
Some conductors in the database are missing values for temperature coefficient of Resistance, used by the Conductor Ratings module. Suitable values are show...
Wed, 2 May, 2018 at 1:10 AM
What data comes with the program
Only the Conductor and Species (timbers) tables are fully populated. These tables are derived from data in Standards and other documents. You can add da...
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019 at 12:36 PM
Strength capacity of a bolted pole
You can model a bolted/twin pole in the Poles database by creating a new record, increasing the dimensions and strength of the corresponding single pole. Bo...
Mon, 1 Apr, 2019 at 8:12 PM
Energex's pole type ZZ
You may be advised a pole is a species ZZ following a pole inspection by Energex. This means the inspector was unable to verify the species of the pole. The...
Thu, 14 Feb, 2019 at 2:58 PM