AutoCAD Structural Detailing General DIscussion

AutoCAD Structural Detailing General DIscussion

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Msolis89
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Registered: ‎08-15-2008
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Grating using Plate command

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08-15-2008 08:51 AM
Is there a way I can trim back the plate (grating) to contour steel members. Is the plate command smart enough to detect steel, pipe and be able to contour around the objects? For example a Petro-Chemical platform
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michal.koprowski
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Registered: ‎08-22-2008
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Re: Grating using Plate command

08-22-2008 04:24 AM in reply to: Msolis89
Hello

Use command "fit to object" (fourth icon in "Machining I" toolbar).
In the dialog box you'll be able to set different variants of gap size and shape.

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Michał Koprowski
Lead Product Designer
michal.koprowski@autodesk.com
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