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Add closing dimensions

Last updated March 12, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Add closing dimensions

Add closing dimensions

In a drawing containing a reinforcing bar groupgroup of reinforcing bars that are side by side and have identical properties, except the possible variation in bar lengths

, you can manually add closing dimensions to the edge of the part.

  1. Open a cast unit drawingdrawing that displays information on concrete parts, including reinforcement, cast-in embeds, edge chamfers, and insulation, in a cast unit

    Cast unit drawings are generally used either at the element factory or at the construction site.

  2. Select the reinforcing bar group dimension lineline that visualizes the distance between the defined dimension points

    Separate dimensions can be combined into a longer dimension line.

  3. On the Dimensioning tab, click Add point.
  4. Select the points where you want to add the closing dimensions.

    Tekla Structures creates the closing dimensions.

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