Select the 'Wire Manager' button from the Linear Draft toolbar and the ‘Wire Manager’ form will be displayed.
Select the catenary wire that you want to add equipment to from the 'Selected Wire' drop-down menu.
Click ‘Edit’ on the structure you want to add the equipment to.
The ‘Wire Configure’ form will be displayed.
Check the ‘Equipment’ box to open the equipment configuration section of the form.
In the example below, the structure is a TTC and the equipment can be attached to either the mast or the boom.
The 'Configure' form will automatically change allowing you to add SPS to the boom. Click 'Add' in the SPS column. The 'Add SPS' form will be displayed.
Choose the SPS equipment from the drop-down menu. Enter a positive or negative figure in the 'Distance from Wire' box to place the SPS at a set distance away from the wire. Click 'Confirm' to accept.
The 'Configure' form will again be displayed with an additional section for adding a droptube.
Click 'Add' in the 'Droptube' column. The 'Add Droptube' form will be displayed.
Select the 'Slot' from the drop-down menu (if applicable), choose the type of droptube from the drop-down menu and position the droptube on the SPS by adjusting the 'Offset Across' and 'Offset Along' values.
N.B. values of 0.000 for Offset Across and Offset Along will position the droptube centrally on the SPS slot.
Click 'Confirm' to accept. The 'Configure' form will be displayed with an additional section for adding a bracket.
Click 'Add' in the Bracket column. The 'Add Bracket' form will be displayed.
Choose the bracket from the drop-down menu and click 'Confirm' to accept.
The 'Filter' and 'Wire Support' will automatically populate if the reach value is within an acceptable range. You can change between push off and pull off and also change from the suggested wire support by choosing the relevant options from the respective drop-down menus.
You will also see a live preview of the equipment at this point (see below).
Click 'Confirm' to accept.