Place stiffener profile by offset - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

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10.1 (2014 R1)
  1. Click Stiffener Profile System by Offset on the vertical toolbar.

  2. Select the plate system to stiffen.

  3. Select the Section Type and Section Size.

  4. Click Base Curve Definition .

  5. Select a base curve (grid plane) that intersects the plate system that you selected. This is the curve to offset from.

  6. Click Offset Curve Definition .

  7. Define the offset from the base curve.

  8. Click Profile Orientation Definition .

  9. Define the orientation of the profile system cross-section.

  10. Click Boundary Definition .

  11. Define the boundaries for the stiffener profile.

  12. Click Accept .

  13. If the boundary definition results in two solutions, pick the needed solution using the following procedure:

    Solve ambiguous solution created by selected boundaries

  14. Click Finish.

Stiffener profiles are always associated with the plate system to which they belong.