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Toe Plates along Line

Last updated August 9, 2018 by Tekla Extensions Global tekla.extensions-global@trimble.com

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Toe Plates along Line

The toe plates along line plug-incomponent that is developed using Tekla Open API

Plug-in is a .dll file and loaded inside Tekla Structures process.

Plug-ins can be started from the applications and components catalog.

allows user to create the toe plates between the grating plates and the picked start and end points.

System requirements

Tekla Structures version:       Refer download page
.NET Framework version:      4.0
Environments:   Refer download page

How to Locate

‘Toe plates along line’ plug-in will be available as shown below once the Platform grating tools installed.


Click the marked icon as shown in the above image. User has to pick the start point and end point and the grating plates i.e. contour plates or beam plates along which the toe plates need to be created.

Plug-in Dialog box

This plug-in dialog box contains following tabs.

  •  Dimensions
  •  Plate Properties
  •  Weld



The toe 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.

position it has options left and right for changing the position to the left or right side of the grating.

Plate properties




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