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Weld prep details

Last updated March 21, 2017 by Steel Extensions tekla.extensions-steel@trimble.com

Software version: 
Not version-specific
Environment: 
Not environment-specific

Weld prep details

Contents

Purpose and description
System requirements
Installing Weld prep details
Using Weld prep details
Cut box properties
Options
 

Purpose and description

Use Weld prep details to create automatic section views and chamfer dimensions for parts containing edge chamfer.

System requirements

Tekla Structures version: Not version specific
Environments: All

Installing Weld prep details

To install the extension:

  1. Download the Weld prep details installer package from Tekla Warehouseservice for collaboration and for storing and sharing Tekla Structures content

    In Tekla Warehouse the content items are stored in collections. Tekla Warehouse includes the Tekla Warehouse Service and the Tekla Warehouse web site.

    Tekla Warehouse is one of the Tekla online services.

    . For more information see Downloading an application from Tekla Warehouse.
  2. Install the file package.

Using Weld prep details

To use the extension:

  1. Open a Tekla model.
  2. Insert the Configuration file into the model.
  3. Open a single part drawing.
  4. Open Single-part drawingdrawing that shows fabrication information for one part and that is generally used at the workshop

    properties dialog and load the Weld prep details attribute file and click Modify.

The section views and chamfer dimensions are created


  1. To Edit the Weld prep details rules click on the Edit Rule button on Single-View Properties

  1. The Weld prep details rule properties dialog opens

7. Make the desired changes and close the dialog.

Cut box properties

Field Description Default
Create angular dimension along plate normal Checked
Create linear dimension along plate normal Checked
Define the depth of the view relative to the center of view. 100
Create linear dimension along plate plane Checked
Define the depth of the view relative to the center of view. 100
Create angular dimension along angle cut Unchecked
Define the depth size along the right and left side to the center of the view. 10
Define the depth size along the right and left side to the center of the view. 10
Define the relative size along the right and left side to the center of the view. 150
Define the relative size along the right and left side to the center of the view. 150

Options

Field Description Default
Linear dimensioning attributes Define the linear dimension attribute.
The options vary from environment to environment.
standard
Angular dimensioning attributes Define the angular dimension attribute.
The options vary from environment to environment.
standard
Section cut direction Define the section cut direction.
The options are:
Auto;
Clockwise;
CounterClockwise;
Auto - Depends on the section position:
for horizontal sections the cut direction will be up;
for vertical sections the cut direction will be right

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