Slope triangle is a drawing tool which helps you to create a slope triangle diagram to indicate the slope of an inclined part in the drawing.
How to locate
Slope triangle will be 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.
when you open the drawing.
Component cataloguser interface for displaying or modifying information in categorized lists
For example, profile catalog and shape catalog are catalogs.
- Click the component catalog icon.
- Click on the sloped beam (or) slopped line (or) select interrupt for pick two points option.
- Pick the insertion point for the triangle.
Slope Triangle Dialog
You can change the text properties here:
You can change the line properties here:
Base value types
Slope triangle values can be represented in three ways:
|Sl.No.||Option||Functionality||Sample slope triangle representation|
|1||Standard (default): based on base value 1000 mm in metric and 1 in imperial. Remaing two values calculated proportionately.|
|2||Actual measurement dimensions|
|3||By providing user specified base value of the triangle:
Remaining two values calculated proportionately
Size of the triangle
You can change the size of the triangle by entering a value in the textbox: