Place an opening on a leaning wall - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Molded Forms

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10.1(2014R1)

Opening Normal to Side of Wall

  1. Click Place Opening on the vertical toolbar.

  2. Select the wall.

  3. Select the side of the wall in which to place the opening.

    If you are placing an opening that completely penetrates the wall, the side selection is not important. However, if you are placing an opening that does not completely penetrate the wall, then the surface selection is important because the penetration depth is measured from the selected surface.

  4. Click Draw .

  5. Using the available drawing commands in the 2-D environment, draw the opening. In the example below, a circular hole was drawn at the wall end.

  6. Click Close on the ribbon bar.

  7. Specify the cutting limit to use.

  8. Click Finish.

    The software places the opening normal to the wall face.

Opening Normal to Another Model Object

  1. Click Place Opening on the vertical toolbar.

  2. Select the wall.

  3. Select a plane that is normal to the opening that you want. In the example below, the web of a nearby column is selected.

  4. Click Draw .

    The wall displays in the 2-D environment.

  5. Using the available drawing commands in the 2-D environment, draw the opening.

  6. Click Close on the ribbon bar.

  7. Specify the cutting limit to use.

  8. Click Finish.

    The software places the opening normal to the column's web (right opening), not the wall face (left opening).