Last updated September 10, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance

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Shows the part profile name, or 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.

profile name in an assembly or cast unit. You can also show profile attributes in templates and reports:

In the Template editortool in Tekla Structures that is used for creating and modifying templates to be used in drawings and reports

, open the Select attribute dialog box and select PROFILE.* attributes for the selected content typedetermination of which template attributes can be used in the template object value fields for a template component row

Content types are mainly based on object types.


For example, MAINPART.PROFILE.HEIGHT with ASSEMBLY content type, shows the height of the main part profile in the assembly.

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