Last updated March 12, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance

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Tube-Chamfer connects a round tube to a 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.

or to a round tube. If the main part(1) part that exists in a building object and that determines the position number for the assembly or cast unit and the direction of assembly or cast unit drawings

(1) Main part can be an assembly main part or a cast unit main part.

(2) input part that the user selects first when creating a component

(2) Connections and details always have a component main part.

is tube, the secondary tube needs to be of equal diameter. The tubes are chamfered.

Objects created

  • Cuts

  • Welds

Use for



Tube-to-tube connection.

Tube-to-plate connection.


  • No support for polybeams or contour plates.

  • No support for non-plate profiles on the main part (for example, H/I beam or square tube)

Selection order

  1. Select the main part (round tube or plate).

  2. Select the secondary part(1) part that exists in a building object and that is connected to the main part

    (1) Secondary part can be an assembly secondary part or a cast unit secondary part.

    (2) input part that the user selects after selecting the component main part when creating a component

    (2) A component can have none, one or more component secondary parts.

    (round tube of equal diameter).

    The connection is created automatically when the secondary part is selected.

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