Add global shrinkage - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Structural Manufacturing

Intergraph Smart 3D
10.1 (2014 R1)
  1. Click Shrinkage .

  2. On the Shrinkage ribbon, select the Mode that meets your requirements.

  3. Click Plates/Profiles/Assembly .

  4. Select the parts to which to add shrinkage.

    • You can select the parts in the model or from the Workspace Explorer.

    • Because of the different ways in which shrinkage is applied to plates and profiles, you can only select one type at a time.

  5. Select Global Axis from the Shrinkage Type list.

  6. Select a grid system to define the shrinkage directions.

  7. Select the primary axis from the list.

  8. Select the secondary axis from the list.

  9. Type a value in the Primary Factor box.

  10. Type a value in the Secondary Factor box.

    If no shrinkage is needed in the secondary direction, use a Secondary Factor of 1.00.

  11. Type a value in the Tertiary Factor box.

    If no shrinkage is needed in the tertiary direction, then use a Tertiary Factor of 1.00.

  12. Click Finish.