Modify a sketched cross-section - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Structure

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12.1(2019)
  1. Click Select .

  2. On the horizontal ribbon, set the Locate Filter box to Shape, and then select a prismatic shape with a sketched cross-section.

  3. On the ribbon, click Cross-Section . The software outlines the cross-section path in yellow.

  4. To modify a straight segment in the cross-section, select the segment to modify, and then make changes on the ribbon.

    Modify a straight segment in a path

  5. To modify an arc in the cross-section, select the arc to modify, and then make changes on the ribbon.

    Modify an Arc in a Path

  6. To modify a turn in the cross-section, select the turn to modify, and then make changes on the ribbon.

    Modify a turn in a path

  7. To move a segment in the cross-section, click the segment to move, and then click the point from which to move the segment and the point to which to move the segment.

    Move Segments of a Path

  8. To add segments to the cross-section, click Create on the ribbon, and then click to place the new segments.

    Add segments to a path

    You can add as many segments to the cross-section as you need. However, you must close the cross-section to be able to save it.

  9. To delete a segment in the cross-section, select the segment to delete, and then click Delete Selected Items .

  10. Click Finish Path.

    • The Finish Path button is not available until you close the cross-section by clicking the starting point.

    • The new shape appears in dynamics when you click Finish Path.

    • The new shape is actually created when you click Finish on the Place Prismatic Shape ribbon.