Modify a straight segment in a path - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Structure

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3D Design and Visualization
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Intergraph Smart 3D
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Help
Version_S3D
12.1(2019)
  1. Click Select .

  2. Select Structure in the Locate Filter.

  3. Select the handrail or slab for which to modify the path.

  4. For handrails, click Path on the ribbon.
    -OR-
    For slabs, click Define Boundaries and then click Sketch 3D .

  5. Select the straight segment to modify.

    You can select multiple segments by holding down the Ctrl key and clicking the segments.

  6. To change the line type for the segment, click a new type in the Path Type list.

  7. To change the plane for the segment, click a new plane in the Plane list.

  8. To delete the segment, click Delete .

  9. If you want the length of a straight segment to remain constant when you move the segment click Length Locked .

    • When the segment length is locked, the software automatically modifies the turn points, along with the length and angle of adjacent segment, to remain connected to the moved segment. The length of the moved segment does not change.

    • When the segment length is not locked, the software extends or shortens the associated segments to connect with the new position of the moved segment. The length of the moved segment can change.

  10. Click Finish.

  • The new path displays in dynamics when you click Finish.

  • The new handrail or slab is actually created when you click Accept and then Finish on the ribbon.

  • You can also move the segments of a path. For more information, see Move segments of a path.