Electric box in wall (84): Parts tab

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

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Electric box in wall (84): Parts tab

Electric box in wall (84): Parts tab

Use the Parts tab to control the tube properties at the top and bottom of the concrete part and the position of the tube reference points in the Electric box in wall (84) modeling tool.

Tube top / Tube bottom




t , b , h

Define the tube thickness, width and height.



Define a prefix and a start number for the part position number.

ET 1


Define the material grade.



Define a name for the tube.



Define the part class number for the tube.



Add a comment for the tube.

1st reference point

Define a reference pointpoint that Tekla Structures creates when the user creates a model object, the point being visualized as a handle

The reference points follow the model object if it is moved. They are only deleted if the related model object is deleted.

Reference points can be selected as snap points in a snap switch.

for the tube. The reference point determines the position of the part markmark that includes a set of selected property elements related to a part

Part marks are made use of, for example, when identifying constructions, when giving information about welding, when giving information about assemblies to a workshop, when giving information about how parts should be connected to each other, and when creating bills of quantities.

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

in a drawing.




At top

Start point is positioned at the top of the tube.

At bottom

Start point is positioned at the bottom of the tube.

At longest segment

Start point is positioned at the longest segment of the tube.

At smallest segment

Start point is positioned at the smallest segment of the tube.

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