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2018i Table of Contents


Last updated September 10, 2018 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Use to define the tolerance between the actual and standard widths of gussetcomponent object that represents a plate that connects braces to a beam, column, or base plate

plates created using modeling tools or connections. Tekla Structures uses a standard 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.

file to define the default plate width including the tolerance value. Enter the value in millimeters, for example 1.0.

Components that use this advanced option are:

  • Welded gusset (10)

  • Bolted gusset (11)

  • Tube gusset (20)

  • Corner tube gusset (56)

  • Corner bolted gusset (57)

  • Wraparound gusset (58)

  • Hollow brace wraparound gusset (59)

  • Wraparound gusset cross (60)

  • Gusseted cross (62)

  • Corner wrapped gusset (63)

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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