Check the numbering

Last updated September 10, 2018 by Tekla User Assistance

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Check the numbering

Check the numbering

You can check the position numbers in many places:

  • You can add the position numbers to the part labels.

    1. In the model, make sure the Select views selection switchswitch used for controlling which object types can be selected

      is active.
    2. Double-click the background to open the View Properties dialog box.
    3. Click Display... to open the Display dialog box.
    4. Go to the Advanced tab and add Part position to the Part label.
    5. Click Modify.

    The part labels now contain the position numbers.

  • You can check the part number in Document manager.

  • The drawing label can show the position numberidentifier that is assigned to all similar parts, assemblies, cast units, or reinforcement

    Position number consists of a prefix, separator, and running number. The prefix is part of the position number, identifying a numbering series. The running number is part of the position number, and is the assigned number in the numbering series, based on the start number. The separator is an optional character, such as a slash, that separates the prefix and the running number.

    In Tekla Structures, the position numbers assigned in the numbering are shown in marks and templates, for example.

    In the US, the term piece mark or ship mark is used to refer to a position number.

    and the amount of identical parts.

  • You can use the Inquire commands.

  • You can create reports that list your assembly and part positions.

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