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2016i Table of Contents


Added August 31, 2016 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Drawing Properties

Pour breaks are represented by a symbol in the drawings, see the image below. The symbol scale and the spacing between the symbols follows the drawing viewview that includes selected model objects or an area in the model, that is represented in a drawing

A drawing view is a container for model and drawing objects.

A drawing can include several drawing views, which usually are two-dimensional views, plane views, to the model.

Examples of drawing views in Tekla Structures include main views, section views, single-part views, and 3D views.

scale automatically.

If you want to change the pour breakbuilding object used to split a pour object into smaller pour objects

symbol, enter a new value for this advanced option. The default value is PourBreaks@0. The symbol value starts with the symbol library file name and ends with the number of the symbol. The default library may contain many different pour break symbols. If you wish to use a symbol filefile that contains symbols

The symbol file in use can be changed in the symbol files dialog box.

that is not located under your environment folders, enter the complete path to the symbol file location and the symbol file name.

This advanced option is model specific and the setting is saved in the options databasedatabase file that contains the settings of model-specific general settings and advanced options

There are two options databases, the model options database (options_model.db) and the drawing options database (options_drawings.db).


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