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Intergraph Smart 3D Structural Analysis

Intergraph Smart 3D
Structural Analysis
12.1 (2019)
  1. Click Place New Concentrated Load Command .

  2. Select the members on which to place the load.

  3. Click Accept .

  4. Select the load case for the load. Use Create or Modify Load Cases to create new load cases.

  5. Set the Load and Reference options. For more information on the Load and Reference options, see Learn more about Loads.

  6. Type a value in the Magnitude box.

  7. Set the Position As option to Relative.

  8. In the Position box, type the relative position of the load from the start of the member. Valid values are 0.0 to 1.0, with 0.0 being the start of the member and 1.0 being the end of the member. For example, type 0.5 if you want the load at the middle of the member, or type 0.333 if you want the load a third of the member length from the start of the member.

  9. Click Accept .

  10. Click Finish.