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2017 Table of Contents


Last updated March 6, 2017 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Drawing View

Use to define the limit that determines whether some objects in a cast unit are merged in 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.

. Enter the value in millimeters. The default value is 6.0.

This advanced option is role specific. When the type SYSTEM(ROLE) is in use, the default value is used. When the type MODEL(ROLE) or DRAWING(ROLE) is in use, you can change the value, which is then the same for all users in the current modelmodel that is active in Tekla Structures

The current model can be a single-user model, a shared model or a working model.



The following example shows the result of merging parts.

In the following example, unnecessary segments of curved parts that are one above another are removed.

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by Mantas Miku

Is it possible to merge adjoining steel parts in the drawings?

by Päivi from Tekla User Assistance

Thank you for your question. Unfortunately, I do not have an answer, but your local Tekla Structures support may be able to help you, so please contact the support.
Best regards,
Päivi from documentation team