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Various thickness on plate?

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01-02-2013 11:50 AM

Hello - I have two questions, hope you can help me.

 

Q1)

I was designing a plate of varying thickness, but the slope appers on the underside of the plate.
This certainly plays no role in the calculation, unless the plate merges with another plate.
But is there a way to turn it right?

 

Q2)

I also have problem to create a various thickness on a non rectangular plate with just 3 insert points.

How can I make various thickness on the plate in attached file?

 

Best regards / Tord

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Various thickness on plate?

01-02-2013 04:03 PM in reply to: tord

I mean panel of course, not plate

Concrete panel

/Tord

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Re: Various thickness on plate?

01-02-2013 11:49 PM in reply to: tord

Q1)

I was designing a plate of varying thickness, but the slope appers on the underside of the plate.
This certainly plays no role in the calculation, unless the plate merges with another plate.
But is there a way to turn it right?

 


It is a panel thickness visualization for Plate structure type.

Change structure type onto Shell.



Rafal Gaweda
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Re: Various thickness on plate?

01-03-2013 12:05 AM in reply to: tord
Q2)

I also have problem to create a various thickness on a non rectangular plate with just 3 insert points.

How can I make various thickness on the plate in attached file?

 

 

Example movie: http://screencast.com/t/de0UVkabtWYv

 



Rafal Gaweda