2019 Table of Contents


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

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Drawing Properties

Set this advanced option to TRUE to show haunchcomponent object that represents a wedge-like structure that strengthens a beam at its end

profiles always in workshop form as double parts in single part drawings. TRUE is the default value. To show the haunch profiles using the part representationthe way that the information included in a model is represented visually

selected in the part properties dialog box, set this advanced option to FALSE. This setting affects only part representation, not dimensioning or other part properties.

By default, a haunch (translations checked in drawing.ail ) has different length calculations and uses different part presentation in drawings than a beam. The calculation routine checks the part name, and when the name "HAUNCH" or translations of it is found, the haunch calculation is used.

You can add additional names for haunch profiles in drawing.ail file under the \messages folder. Use the strings like drawing_haunch_2 or drawing_haunch_3.

Below is an example of the workshop form representation.

Below is an example of the outline representation.

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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