Select the shell material name. This is used for computing the longitudinal hub allowable stress for optional type flanges, which are analyzed as integral.
Specify the material name as it appears in the material specification of the appropriate code.
Click to open the Material Database Dialog Box.
The software displays the Material Database dialog box, which displays read-only information about the selected material.
Select the material that you want to use from the list.
The software displays the material properties.
Click Select to use the material, or click Back to select a different material.
Alternatively, you can type the material name as it appears in the material specification. If you type in the name, the software retrieves the first material it finds in the material database with a matching name.
To modify material properties, go to the Tools tab and select Edit/Add Materials.