You may get a message on starting Poles ‘n’ Wires version 6 referring to error 3051 or 75 Fix this error by the following steps: Go to the program directory c:\polesnwires Right click on pnw.mdb Go to Properties Untick READ ONLY Click apply Restart Poles ‘n ‘Wires This message occurs only in version 6.
In earlier releases of Poles ‘n’ Wires a wire from the Conductor database could be selected as a stay wire. The properties of that wire were used to give a percentage loading on the stay. However a stay is more than the wire—there is the anchor, attachment equipment on to the pole, insulators etc. So
The tipload and profile modules allow you to select items from the Plant database (transformers etc) to add to a pole. You may not see any items listed to select, as shown here. If you have correctly added items to the Plant database the reason you won’t see any available is because they have been