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

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11.x(2016)

Specifies the cross-section settings for a bucking stiffener bracket reinforcement. This tab is only visible after bracket creation when Edge Reinforcement or Buckling Stiffener is selected for Reinforcement.

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.

  • Profile cross-sections applicable to the values selected for Material and Grade display at the top of the list. Profile cross-sections not applicable display at the bottom of the list and in parentheses.

  • If you select a profile cross-section displaying in parentheses, then the values of Material and Grade update to values valid for the selected cross-section.

Section Size

Specifies the profile section size.

Material

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

  • Material types applicable to the profile cross-section selected for Section Type display at the top of the list. Material types not applicable display at the bottom of the list and in parentheses.

  • If you select a material type displaying in parentheses, then the value of Section Type updates to a profile cross-section that is valid for the selected material type.

Grade

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

  • The software only displays material grades that are applicable to the selected material.

  • Grades applicable to the profile cross-section selected for Section Type display at the top of the list. Grades not applicable display at the bottom of the list and in parentheses.

  • If you select a grade displaying in parentheses, then the value of Section Type updates to a profile cross-section that is valid for the selected grade.

Override Cross Section Information

Select to override the cross-section information generated by the rule.

WebLength(WL)

Displays the web length of the reinforcement.

WebThickness(WT)

Displays the web thickness of the reinforcement.