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    Default Converting Imperial to Metric Pipe Systems

    I am working on a job in Egypt. Normally I do jobs here in the States, so I am used to doing everything in Imperial. I have successfully converted my drawing over to Metric with everything(ie: dimensions, elevations, etc.) except for the pipe sizes. I have only drawn a small amount of pipe so far, so I don't mind redrawing what I have already done. My issue is getting the system template into the Metric Catalog. Is there a way to copy a system that I have already set up with all the fittings, and button mapping done from the Imperial Catalog to the Metric Catalog? I have 12 systems on the job and would hate to have to recreate all of these systems over again. Any advice will be much appreciated.

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    Default Re: Converting Imperial to Metric Pipe Systems

    The Imperial and Metric databases are totally separate. They are not interchangeable.

    Easiest way is to draw in imperial then annotate everything Metric.

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