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Double Tee Top End Connection

Last updated October 6, 2016 by Area Finland Service tekla.support.fi@trimble.com

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Double Tee Top End Connection


This connection creates the fastening plates located on ribs in the end of the double tee slabplate that represents a concrete structure

In Tekla Structures, a slab is created by picking three or more points.

Slab may be part of a floor, for example.

. It also creates round bars that are welded into fastening plates at the construction site.

1. Purpose and description
2. Using Double Tee Top End Connection
3. Additional information

1. Purpose and description

This connection uses another extension “Double tee end top fastening plates” to create the fastening plates. See also the help of that extension.

The connection is designed to work with standard double tee beam (parametric TT profile), precast element manufacturer Parma parametric TEKSLAB profile and precast element manufacturer Luja parametric SUPERTT profile.

2. Using Double Tee Top End Connection

The connection can be created from Component catalogcatalog that contains all system components and custom components, and the macros and applications

The term component catalog is used in Tekla Structures until version 21.1.

. The connection name is “Double tee top end connection”.

After starting the connection:

  1. Select the first double tee beam.

  2. Select the other double tee beam.

3. Additional information

Before using this connection, make sure that you have imported the necessary fastening 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.

custom components in your model. The connection works with Peikko and Anstar standard steel parts.

This page is written for a legacy version of Tekla Structures

Documentation comments and feedback are closed because this page will no longer be updated.

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