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Introduction

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ISTS Tutorial
Describing ISTS, and introducing the tutorial

ISTS Tutorial Introduction

The following tutorial describes the process of a typical scheduling exercise using ISTS. ISTS provides a range of tools for scheduling production using evaluated strings representing mining units (blocks). These strings can also be generated by advancing a selected face (adjacent string segments) a set distance, or advancing it to meet a target tonnage. ISTS optimizes the production required from available blocks, mining faces or blasts over a number of shifts or days, to meet current processing targets and tonnages. The output from ISTS can be used as input to dispatch systems, ensuring that material is transported to the most appropriate location. Because ISTS supports one-step, multi-period optimization, solutions over the required planning horizon are not compromised by finding the best blend for the most immediate shift or days production. Tools are provided for defining haul route networks, as well as haulage fleet and extractive machinery inventories. Data can also be exchanged between ISTS, and machinery scheduling and truck dispatch systems.

ISTS allows engineers to schedule and blend from mining blocks over one or more time periods, while honoring operating constraints and production targets. A period may be as short as a shift, and the mining block may represent a portion of a blast, an individual blast outline or a group of blasts or extraction units. Select and view results, and schedule them into the current time period, with access to standard reports and graphs. Alternatively, export the results to EPS - CAE Mining's graphical scheduler - or a reporting tool such as Mining Power Pack CAE Mining's reporting plugin for Excel. ISTS is the solution for mines with short-term blending requirements from multiple production sources. Simply define multiple processing methods and targets, and let ISTS determine the required material to be taken from each available source to meet the day's production requirements. Rapid reporting and feedback means that different options can be quickly assessed to obtain the best available result. ISTS is the Studio 3 replacement for the functions covered in the Interactive Production Sequencing, Face Advance and Achieve (blending) tools within Studio 2.

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Load Data

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Loading Files and Configuring Legends


Loadingtutorialdatafilesandconfiguringlegends

Overview
In this exercise, you will load the example data required for the tutorial, and configure legends. All files are part of the DMTutorials data set - contact your local CAE Mining support office to supply this data set if necessary. Prerequisites Files required for the exercise:

_vb_mod1.dm _vb_2benches.dm _vb_paneleval.dm _vb_topopittr.dm _vb_topopitpt.dm _vb_crushhaul.dm _vb_dumphaul.dm _vb_leachhaul.dm _vb_pithaul.dm _vb_stockhaul.dm _vb_dumplift8tr.dm _vb_dumplift8pt.dm _vb_dumplift8_split_st.dm _vblift8_splittr.dm _vblift8_splitpt.dm ISTS1.elg PERCENT-Color.elg

Links to exercises The following exercise is available on this page:

Loading Files and Configuring Legends

Exercise: Loading Files and Configuring Legends The following exercises are used to load and configure the display/evaluation legends that will be used later on to provide a meaningful display of the short-term schedule. Loading Files 1. Using the Studio Project Wizard, create an Extended Precision Studio project at the following location: C:\Database\DMTutorials\Projects\ISTSTut\Projfiles\[Projectname]. 2. When prompted, add all the files from this location: C:\Database\DMTutorials\Data\VBOP\Datamine\ISTS. 3. Add the file _vb_mod1.dm from this location: C:\Database\DMTutorials\Data\VBOP\Datamine. 4. In the Studio Project Wizard dialog, click Next, and then click Finish. Configuring Legends 1. In the main menu, browse to Format | Legends... 2. In the Legends Manager dialog, expand the tree menu item that corresponds to the location of your project (in this case, C:\Database\DMTutorials\Projects\ISTSTut\Projfiles\[Projectname]) , and click Load Legend... at the bottom of the dialog. 3. In the Open dialog, browse to C:\Database\DMTutorials\Data\VBOP\Datamine\ISTS, select the legend files ISTS1.elg and PERCENT-Color.elg, and click Open. 4. In the Legends Manager dialog, click Close. Adding Files

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Load Data

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1. IntheProject Files control bar, expand the top-level item, followed by the All Files folder, and left-click and drag and drop the following files from the control bar into the Design Window:

_vb_2benches.dm _vb_panel_eval.dm _vb_topopittr.dm _vb_crushhaul.dm _vb_dumphaul.dm _vb_leachhaul.dm _vb_pithaul.dm _vb_stockhaul.dm _vb_mod1.dm

2. Once loaded (select the Design window tab if it is not already selected) you'll see a lot of data on screen. This data is used to set up the initial parameters for short-term scheduling. 3. Right-click in the Design Window, and select Format Display. 4. In the Format Display dialog, Overlays tab, select _vb_mod1 _(block model). 5. In the Format Display dialog, Overlays tab, Overlay Format group, select the Color tab. 6. In the Legend: drop-down list, select [ISTS1]. 7. In the Column: drop-down list, select [AU], and click OK. Note the update to the block model overlay colors. Each cell is now colored according to the gold grade. Strings can be annotated using the Format Display dialog, Overlays tab, Overlay Format group. Alternatively, in the ISTS Task Pane, select Setup | Formatting| Annotate Strings.... 8. In the Sheets control bar, expand the Design and Design View, Design Projection and Overlays objects (the last 3 should be expanded automatically), and deselect the following objects:

vb_crushhaul.dm _vb_dumphaul.dm _vb_leachhaul.dm _vb_pithaul.dm _vb_stockhaul.dm _vb_topopittr/_vb_topopitpt (wireframe).

9. Update the screen by left-clicking inside the design window and typing 'rd' (redraw). You should see something similar to the following (although more or less data may be shown depending on the resolution of your screen):

Filtering and Formatting Strings 1. In the Loaded Data control bar, right-click _vb_2benches (strings) and select Data Object Manager.... 2. In the _vb_2benches (strings) - Data Object Manager dialog, click Expression Builder.... 3. In the Expression Builder dialog, Expression box, add the expression "COLOUR=9" (without quotes), and click OK. 4. In the _vb_2benches (strings) - Data Object Manager dialog, click Apply.

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This expression filters strings so that only the upper bench strings are displayed. 5. In the _vb_2benches (strings) - Data Object Manager dialog, main menu, select Data | Close. 6. In the main menu, select Format | Display. 7. In the Format Display dialog, Overlays tab, select _vb_2benches (strings). 8. In the Format Display dialog, Overlay Format group, select the Color tab. 9. In the Color group, select the Fixed option, and select [White] from the accompanying drop-down list. 10. In the Format Display dialog, click OK. 11. In the Design window, type "stpl" (snap to plane), and right-click near one of the white outlines - this will move the 'active section' to -10 in Z (translation: this will ensure subsequent points will be digitized at a specific elevation - not easy to see from a top-down plan view - but can be seen in the XYZ coordinates bar at the bottom of the screen when the mouse is in the main display window). Formatting the Display 1. In the Design Window, right-click and select Format Display. 2. In the Format Display dialog, Overlays tab, select _vb_2benches (strings). 3. In the Format Display dialog, Overlays tab, Overlay Format group, select the Color tab. 4. In the Color group, Legend: drop-down list, select [PERCENT-Colr]. 5. In the Color group, Column: drop-down list, select [PERCENT]. You'll need to scroll down to see it. 6. In the Line Style group, Legend: drop-down list, select [PERCENT-Colr]. 7. In the Line Style group, Column: drop-down list, select [PERCENT]. 8. In the Format Display dialog, select the Drawing Order tab at the top of the screen. 9. Select _vb_mod1 and click Last. 10. In the Format Display dialog, click OK. 11. In the Design window, confirm that the following view is displayed:

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Select Objects

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Configuring Project Settings


Selecting data objects and viewing field treatment settings

Overview
Select the required data objects, and view field treatment settings in the Project Settings dialog. Prerequisites

Complete the exercise Loading Files and Configuring Legends

Links to exercises The following exercises are available on this page:


Specify the Required Data Objects Viewing Field Treatment Settings

Exercise: Specify the Required Data Objects This exercise is used to 'instruct' the ISTS system which data objects are to be used to perform the scheduling operation. 1. In the main menu, select View | Customization | Toolbars | ISTS Control. 2. In the main menu, select Applications | ISTS | Setup | Project Settings... (Alternatively, click Project Settings... in the ISTS Control toolbar, if it is displayed.)

3. In the Project Settings dialog, Select Data tab, Data group, select [_vb_panel_eval (table)] from the Block Reserves: drop-down list - you'll see that it's the only option (ISTS automatically filters out data tables in memory that don't match minimum requirements for a given option). 4. In the Block Outlines: drop-down list, select [_vb_2benches (strings)]. 5. By the Mining Schedule: drop-down list, click New.... 6. In the New Schedule Table dialog, type "Tutorial_sched" in the Name: box, and click OK. This automatically creates an empty table in memory, with the expected data columns. 7. By the Dependencies: drop-down list, click New.... 8. In the New Dependency Table dialog, type "Tutorial_dep" in the Name: box. Again, a new data object is created. 9. Leave the Project Settings dialog open. Exercise: Viewing Field Treatment Settings The Field Treatments tab in the Project Settings dialog allows you to choose whether any given field is Accumulated, Copied or Weighted in any scheduling calculation - the default options for each field are usually correct. 1. In the Project Settings dialog, select theField Treatments tab.

To aid visualization, fields can be added from the Reserves file into the Outlines file by selecting the Annotate check-box for the relevant field. If the DPLUS and DMINUS fields exist in the reserves, they must be set to "Annotate" to allow them to be used.

2. In the left-hand pane, click TONNES and confirm that Accumulated is selected in the Treatment group (note that you cannot change this value) 3. In the left-hand pane, click VOLUME and confirm that Accumulated is selected in the Treatment group. 4. In the Project Settings dialog, click OK. 5. At this stage, ISTS creates more data objects in memory that are used later in the process so you will see the Loaded Data bar update to show new items. Don't worry about them for now as their usage will be explained later in the tutorial. Mining units such as TONNES and VOLUME must be set to "Accumulated", in order to be used as activity rate units.

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Calendars

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Calendars
Setting up scheduling calendars

Overview
A number of related calendars should be set up as described below. Calendars are an important aspect of ISTS operations in that they permit a wide range of possible scenarios for working/non-working time and predicted downtime/maintenance phases. Prerequisites

Complete the following exercises:


Loading Files and Configuring Legends Configuring Project Settings

Links to exercises The following exercise is available on this page:

Setting up Calendars

Exercise: Setting up Calendars Generating Time Periods 1. In the main menu, select View | Customization| Control Bars | ISTS Task Pane. 2. In the ISTS Task Pane, select Setup | Mine Configuration | Calendars....

3. IntheCalendars dialog, Time Periods tab(thedefault), Start Date box, define a start date - for this tutorial, set it to the first day of the current month. 4. In the Period Length box, ensure '1' is set. 5. In the drop-down list by the Period Length box, ensure [Day(s)] is selected. 6. In the Number of Periods box, type '7', and click Generate. The table below is then populated with 7 entries representing a 7 day period from the start of the current month, e.g.:

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7. In the drop-down list by thePeriodLengthbox, select [Week(s)]. 8. In the Number of Periods box, type '4', and click Generate. This will add more calendar intervals to the table below (note that the original ones remain) 9. In the Time Periods tab, confirm that seven periods of one day's duration, and four periods of one week's duration have been created, e.g.:

Adding Non-Working Days 1. In the Calendars dialog, select the Maintenance Calendars tab, and click Add. 2. In the Maintenance Calendar dialog, Calendar Name: box, type "Loading" and click Add. 3. In the Define Time Period dialog, enter the third day of the current month in both the FromandTo boxes, and click OK. 4. In the Maintenance Calendar dialog, Non-Working Days table, confirm that a single non-working day is displayed for the specified date, e.g.:

Adding Non-standard Days (Downtime) 1. In the Maintenance Calendar dialog, Non-Standard Days (Downtime) group, click Add. 2. In the Define Time Period dialog, define a downtime period for the second day of the current month, between 4 (04:00:00) and 6am (06:00:00), and click OK. 3. Add the following downtime periods by repeating steps 1-2 above (these are all entered into the NonStandard Days table so use the bottom Add button in each case):

The fourth day of the current month, between 4 and 6am. The sixth day of the current month, between 4 and 6am. The eighth day of the current month, between 4 and 6am. The tenth day of the current month, between 4 and 6am.

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4. In the Maintenance Calendar dialog, click OK. You should see a table similar to the following (but your dates will vary):

5. In the Calendars dialog, click OK. Alternatively: 1. Add the following data in Microsoft Excel - substituting the current month for the month shown in the image:

2. In the Maintenance Calendar dialog, Non-Standard Days (Downtime) group, click Add. 3. In the Define Time Period dialog, click OK. 4. In Excel, copy the rows you have added to clipboard. 5. In the Maintenance Calendar dialog, Non-Standard Days (Downtime) table, click in the first row and type< Control V> on the keyboard to paste the contents of the clipboard. 6. In the Maintenance Calendar dialog, Non-Standard Days (Downtime) table, confirm that the data which you created in Excel has been added to the table.

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Destination Plant

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Destination Plant
Creating and configuring a Plant destination

Overview
Creating and configuring a Plant destination. Prerequisites

Complete the following exercises:


Loading Files and Configuring Legends Configuring Project Settings

Links to exercises The following exercise is available on this page:

Creating a Plant Destination

Exercise: Creating a Plant Destination 1. In the main menu, select Applications | ISTS | Setup | Destinations. Alternatively, click the Destinations icon in the ISTS Control toolbar, or in the ISTS Task Pane, select Setup - Mine Configuration - Destinations. 2. In the Destinations dialog, click Add. 3. In the New Destination dialog, General tab, Destination group, type "PLANT" in the Name: box. 4. In the Processing Capacity (per period) group, select the Meet Exactly option. 5. In the Meet Exactly box, define the value '5000', and select Tonnes and [Day(s)] in the drop-down list. 6. In the Constrain by Category group, select Use in the LOW_GRADE and HIGH_GRADE rows. 7. In the select the Grade/Quality Targets tab, click Add. 8. In the Grade/Quality Target dialog, type "PLANT FEED" in the Name box. 9. In the Target variables: table, type '1' in the Numerator column in the AU row. 10. In the Target Bounds by Period: table, select [Period 11 - [Date]] from the drop-down list in the first row. This will be the last entry in the list. 11. In the Period 11 - [Date] row, type '2' in the Minimum column. 12. In the Period 11 - [Date] row, type '5' in the Maximum column. 13. In the Grade/Quality Target dialog, click OK. 14. In the New Destinations dialog, click OK. Top of page Move onto the next exercise
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Destination Stockpile2

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Destination Stockpile
Creating and configuring a Stockpile destination

Overview
Creating and configuring a Stockpile destination. Prerequisites

Complete the following exercises:


Loading Files and Configuring Legends Configuring Project Settings

Links to exercises The following exercises are available on this page:


Creating a Stockpile Destination Configuring the Stockpile Destination

Exercise: Creating a Stockpile Destination 1. In the Destinations dialog (open from the previous exercise), click Add 2. In the New Destination dialog, General tab, Destination group, type "STOCKPILE 1" in the Name: box. 3. Select the Stockpile option, and click Stockpile Settings.... 4. In the Destinations: STOCKPILE1: Stockpile Settings dialog, General tab, Max Reclaim (tonnage) box, type '10000'. 5. In the Destinations: STOCKPILE1: Stockpile Settings dialog, select the Reclaim Destinations tab. 6. In the PLANT row, select [YES] in the Enabled column, and click OK. 7. In the New Destination dialog, General tab, Processing Capacity (per period) group, select the Limited to option. 8. In the Limited to box, type '10000' and select Tonnes. 9. Select [Day(s)] in the drop-down list and leave '1' in the per field. 10. In the Constrain by Category group, select Use in the LOW_GRADE and HIGH_GRADE rows, and click OK. Exercise: Configuring the Stockpile Destination 1. In the Destinations dialog, select STOCKPILE 1 and click Edit. 2. In the Destinations: STOCKPILE 1 dialog, click Stockpile Settings... 3. Select the Supply tab. 4. In the Initial row, Tonnes column, type '11000'. 5. In the Initial row, Density column, type '3.1'. 6. In the Initial row, AU column, type '2.9'. 7. In the second row, select [period 8 - [date]] from the drop-down list. 8. In the second row, Tonnes column, type '11000'. 9. In the second row, Density column, type '3.1'. 10. In the second row, AU column, type '2.9'. 11. Click OK. 12. In the Destinations: STOCKPILE 1 dialog, click OK.

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Specifying 11000 tonnes in the Initial row means that the stockpile will contain this amount at the start of the schedule. Adding the same amount in the second row results in this amount being added to the stockpile in period 8, as well in all subsequent periods. Top of page Move onto the next exercise
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Destination Leachpad

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Destination Leachpad
Creating and configuring a Leachpad destination

Overview
Creating and configuring a Leachpad destination. Prerequisites

Complete the following exercises:


Loading Files and Configuring Legends Configuring Project Settings

Links to exercises The following exercise is available on this page:

Creating a Leachpad Destination

Exercise: Creating a Leachpad Destination 1. In the Destinations dialog (open from the previous exercise), click Add. 2. In the New Destination dialog, General tab, Destination group, type "LEACHPAD" in the Name: box. 3. In the Processing Capacity (per period) group, select the Limited To option. 4. In the Limited To box, type '10000', and select Tonnes. 5. Select [Day(s)] in the accompanying drop-down list and leave '1' in the per field. This value is used by the solver to limit the quantity of material allocated to this destination in a particular period. 6. In the Constrain by Category group, select Use in the MARGINAL row and click OK. Move onto the next exercise

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Destination Dump

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Destination Dump
Creating and configuring a dump destination

Overview
Creating and configuring a dump destination. Prerequisites

Complete the following exercises:


Loading Files and Configuring Legends Configuring Project Settings

Links to exercises The following exercise is available on this page:

Creating a Dump Destination

Exercise: Creating a Dump Destination Creating a Dump Destination 1. In the Destinations dialog, click Add 2. In the New Destination dialog, General tab, Destination group, type "DUMP" in the Name: box. 3. In the Destination group, select the Dump option. 4. In the Maximum Capacity group, select the Limited To option. 5. In the Limited To box, type '100000' and select Tonnes. This value is used by the solver to limit the quantity of material allocated to this destination. 6. In the Constrain by Category group, select Use in the WASTE row, and click OK. 7. In the Destinations dialog, click OK. 8. In the main menu, select File | Save to save the project. 9. In the Save Data/Set Auto Reload dialog, Auto Reload column, confirm that all files are selected, and click OK. Move onto the next exercise
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Dump Design

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Dump Design
Designing a dump in defined lifts, using a base string

Overview
This topic demonstrates the stages in creating a dump design from a base string. The design rises in lifts of a defined height, and with the required slopes and berms. The dump modeling process consists of the following steps: 1. Dump Design: creates a wireframe for each lift, based on the design parameters you specify. 2. Dump Evaluation: subdivides each Dump Lift wireframe into Dump Blocks, and calculates the volume of each Dump Block. 3. Sequence the Dump Blocks: creates the sequence for the dump blocks.

Prerequisites

Complete the following exercises:


Loading Files and Configuring Legends Configuring Project Settings _vb_tipbasest

Files required for this exercise:

Exercise: Dump Design 1. In the Sheets window, browse to Design | Design View | Design Projection | Overlays, and deselect all selected objects. 2. In the Project Files control bar, drag-and-drop the _vb_tipbasest file into the Design window. 3. Left-click In the Design window and type 'rd' to redraw the display. 4. In the View Control toolbar, click Zoom Extents (or left-click in the Design window and type 'za'). You will see a single enclosed string as shown below:

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5. In the Dump Modeling section of the ISTS Task Pane | Setup menu, click Dump Design. 6. In the Customization control Bar, expand the Dump Design dialog by dragging its lower edge using the mouse. 7. In the Dump Design dialog, enter the values shown in the following image for Next Lift (1)

Lift Height (10) Face Angle (32) Berm Width (10)

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8. Click Calculate next to the Inter Ramp Angle: box - the value '21.04' is added automatically. 9. Select Use Topography and select the wireframe file _vb_topopittr using the browse button. 10. In the Design window, select the displayed string (representing the base of the dump _vb_tipbasest.dm), and click Project at the top of the Dump Design dialog. 11. A Message from Webpage dialog is shown indicating the volume contained within the first lift (Lift1):

12. In the Message from webpage dialog, click OK. A wireframe of the next lift for this dump is created in the Design window, as shown below:

13. In the Dump Design menu, confirm that the value for Next Lift has changed to '2' (it will increment automatically) 14. Click Project to create the next lift of the dump. 15. The next message you see shows that Lift 2 contains 468720 m3. In the Message from webpage dialog, click OK. 16. In the Dump Design menu, confirm that the value for Next Lift has changed to '3'. 17. In the Dump Design dialog, repeat steps 13-14 until you have completed Lift 8 (confirm all of the

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messages that are displayed - the final message, for Lift 8, will show that 571795 m3 is contained) 18. In the Design window, confirm that the following view is displayed:

19. Left-click in the Design Window and type "vro" to update the VR Window. 20. IntheSheets control bar, expand the VR and Wireframes folders, and select _vb_topopittr/_vb_topopitpt (wireframe). 21. In the VR Window, rotate the view, using the left mouse button/SHIFT combination and dragging so that it is similar to that shown below (doesn't have to be exact):

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22. In the main menu, select File | Save. 23. In the Save Data/Set Auto Reload dialog, accept the default settings and click OK. 24. In the Loaded Data control bar, unload the following objects by right-clicking them and selecting Data | Unload (In the Studio 3 dialog, click Yes). Dump1st (Strings)

Dump1tr/Dump1pt (wireframe) _vb_tipbasest (Strings)

25. In the Sheets control bar, expand the VR and Wireframes folders, and deselect _vb_topopittr/_vb_topopitpt (wireframe). The VR window should no longer show any structural data. Top of page Move onto the next exercise

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Dump Evaluation

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Dump Evaluation
Splitting a dump lift wireframe into segments

Overview
This exercise splits the dump lift wireframe into segments. Prerequisites

Complete the following exercises:


Loading Files and Configuring Legends, Configuring Project Settings Dump design _vb_dumplift8tr.dm _vb_dumplift8pt.dm _vb_dumplift8_split_st.dm _vblift8_splittr.dm _vblift8_splitpt.dm

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Exercise: Dump Evaluation

Exercise: Dump Evaluation 1. Load the following files by dragging them into the Design window from the Project Files control bar (from this point onwards, this loading method will be simply referred to as "Dragging files into the Design window"). _vblift8_splittr

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2. In the View Control toolbar, click Zoom Extents (or type 'za' after left clicking in the Design window) 3. Select all of the strings by left-click-dragging a rectangle around all visible data. 4. In the ISTS Task Pane, select Setup | Dump Modeling | Dump Evaluation. 5. In the Dump Evaluation dialog, Input Wireframe group, Object: drop-down list, confirm that _vb_lift8_splittr/_vb_lift8_splitpt (wireframe) is selected. 6. Confirm that [LIFT] is selected in the Lift Field: drop-down list. 7. Select the Use one value option, and define the value '8'. 8. In the Dump Evaluation dialog, click OK. 9. In the Loaded Data control bar, unload _vb_lift8_splittr/_vb_lift8_splitpt (wireframe). 10. In the Sheets control bar, expand the Design, Design View, Design Projection and Overlays objects, and deselect Dump_tr. 11. In the Design window, type "rd", and confirm that the wireframe has been split into segments as shown below:

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12. In the Sheets control bar, deselect _vb_dumplift8_split_st (strings). 13. In the Design window, type "rd" to refresh the view. 14. In the main menu, select File | Save. 15. In the Save Data/Set Auto Reload dialog, click OK. 16. In the Save New 3D Object dialog, click Extended Precision Datamine (.dm) file. 17. In the Save Dump_Def dialog, type "dumplift8_def", and click Save. 18. In the Save New 3D Object dialog, click Extended Precision Datamine (.dm) file. 19. In the Save Dump_st dialog, type "dumplift8_st", and click Save. 20. In the Save New 3D Object dialog, click Extended Precision Datamine (.dm) file. 21. In the Save Dump_tr dialog, type " dumplift8_tr", and click Save. Top of page Move onto the next exercise

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