PEB End plate to flange rotated

Last updated November 20, 2017 by Developer TIN

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PEB End plate to flange rotated

The PEB End platecomponent object that represents a plate welded perpendicular to the end of the component secondary part

to flange rotated
allows you to create an end plate(1) part that represents a flat structure

(1) In some contexts, for example in analysis, the term plate object may be used to refer to plates.

(2) plate that represents a steel structure

(2) Plate is mainly used as a connection piece or as a floor plate.

connection between a PEB member connecting member end to a PEB member flange. The connection is similar to a seating / end plate connection.

How to locate

The installers are available at Pre-Engineered Building Tools for Tekla Structures version 21.0 and above.
After installation, PEB End plate to flange rotated is available in the component catalogcatalog that contains all system components and custom components, and the macros and applications



Click PEB End plate to flange rotated in the component cataloguser interface for displaying or modifying information in categorized lists

For example, profile catalog and shape catalog are catalogs.

. The input components should be PEB member. The primary and secondary web should be perpendicular and the rotation angle of the secondary should be 90 degrees.

Offset center condition No offset condition

Interior column connection:
Select the rafter component first, and then the column component as input for an interior column connection.

End plate connection:
Select the primary component first, and then the secondary component as input for an end plate connection.

Dialog box


You can change the basic inputs for the connection on this tab.

End plate length options

Option Description
Both side projection Projection at both sides from web line
Outer flange projection and total length Projection from outer flange side web line and total length of plate

Insert plate option

Option Description
    Without insert plate
  With insert plate

Primary flange cutting

Option Description
Cut flange Cut the bottom flange of primary to fit insert plate
No flange cut Not cutting of bottom flange of primary to fit insert plate

Plate placement

End plate and insert plate can be defined from here. You can modify various values based on the end plate length options and insert plate options.
Define the gapany space between two objects

The term gap is used in its general sense in Tekla Structures.

between the insert plate and primary member flange.

Number of long stiffeners

Option Description
  One long stiffener
  No long stiffeners

Long stiffener orientation

Option Description

Long stiffener the same as column orientation

  Long stiffener perpendicular to the end plate


You can change the bolt diameter, bolt standard, tolerance, cut lengthbolt property that indicates the depth at which Tekla Structures searches for the sections of the bolted parts

Cut length determines whether the bolt will go through one flange or two, for example.

, bolt accessories etc on this tab.

UserField 8

Define updates to User Field 8 of bolt user attributes.


Bolt spacing

Unlike in other PEB connections, here Bolt XY list is provided considering the various connection conditions.


You can define part parameters such as width, thickness, part prefix, part number, material, name and classpart property that groups parts according to identifiers given by the user

The identifiers of classes are usually numbers. Classes can be used for defining the color of parts in the model, for example. Class does not influence the numbering of model objects.

on this tab.

Far and near stiffeners have separate options. Top weld notchcut in one component object or input part for receiving another component object or input part

can also be defined separately.
Weld notch value is common for all notches.


For this extension to work properly, the secondary member should cross both flanges of the primary member.


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