The toe plates around circle 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 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.
and the curved member
Tekla Structures version: Refer download page
.NET Framework version: 4.0
Environments: Refer download page
How to Locate
‘Toe plates around circle’ 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 centre point and the grating plates i.e. contour plates or beam plates around which the toe plates need to be created.
Plug-in Dialog box
This plug-in dialog box contains following tabs.
• Plate Properties
There is a Yes or No option for toe plates whether they need to be created or not.
The options to provide toe plate from and to angle are provided.