Cross Section Tab (Profile Properties Dialog Box) - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

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Specifies the cross-section settings for the profile.

Section Type

Specifies the profile cross-section type. Depending on the selected Section Standard, different section types (W, MT, L, and so forth) are available.

Section Size

Specifies the profile section size.


Specifies the object material type, such as Steel - Carbon or Steel - High Strength.


  • Specifies the object material grade, such as A36 or A529.

Identifying Parent Values for Leaf Properties

For a property on a leaf system, the value assigned to the root system contains an asterisk (*), such as:

This makes it easy to see whether the currently assigned value for a leaf property is different from the parent property. You can also change a modifiable leaf property back to the root value without first checking the root value in the root system Properties dialog box.

The asterisk (*) only displays in the Properties dialog box for a leaf system.