Place a stub-end can - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Molded Forms

Intergraph Smart 3D
10.1 (2014 R1)
  1. Click Place Can on the vertical ribbon.

  2. From the Catalog browser or from Can Type on the ribbon, select the stub-end can rule to place from the Catalog.

    Select one of the Custom Stub End Can types to change individual can parameters.

  3. Select the frame connection at the member end where you want the stub-end can.

    Stub-end cans cannot be placed on unsupported frame connections.


    Select the split connection where you want to place the stub-end can.

  4. If placing the stub-end can at a split connection, select the member part on which to place the stub-end can.

  5. Click Primary Member Information on the ribbon.

    The software displays the name, outside diameter, inside diameter, and plate thickness of the selected supporting member.

  6. Select the transverse members, if any, that participate in the can. Transverse members are used in calculating the can length.

  7. Click Accept .

  8. If you are placing a Custom Stub End Can type, change the diameter, thickness, computation method, factor, and cone settings on the ribbon to meet your needs. If you are placing a predefined can from the Catalog, these settings are read-only.

  9. Click Finish.