This tool is to configure the Built-up Custom Parts designation. This designation is written into the assembly of the built-up section which is created by built-up custom parts. The attribute name is “BuiltUpName” and this value retrieved by GetValue(“BuiltUpName”) call.
How to Locate
Installers are available at Built-up Custom Parts
After installation, the 'Built-up Custom Partcomponent for creating a part that cannot be created by using any existing part command or part profile
Typically, custom parts are used to create parts that have a complex composition. For example, castellated beams and sandwich panels are often created as custom parts.
Name Settings' application is available in the 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.
group 'Builtup Custom Parts'.
Using “Built-up Custom Parts Name Settings”
To apply the desired settings: Select the appropriate attribute file and click on the ‘Apply’ button. This attribute is current settings for all newly created built-up custom parts and further update of existing members. Please note that this works with unexploded custom parts and once exploded this value will not update and may mislead.
Saves all the edited format to the current selected attribute file
Load all values of the selected attribute file
All values are saved to new attribute file
The following Types of Built-up Sections are available
1. Builtup I Section – for builtup I beam and column
2. Builtup Box Section – for builtup box beam and column
3. Builtup Star I Section – for star I column
4. Builtup Angle Section – for double angle and star angle
5. Builtup C plates - for built up C section
All applicable section parameters are available in this control to configure the format.
The format for the selected type and options is available and configured.
Add the selected parameter from Available elements to Selected elements
Removes the selected item from the Selected elements.
Add the desired text to the Selected elements.
Add any userdefined field to the selected element
To add 2 variables and get total.
To subtract one variable from other you can use '-'
Move one step up the selected item in the Selected elements.
Move one step down the selected item in the Selected elements.