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SICAD
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Weight of selected profiles

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04-20-2012 02:12 AM

Hello,

 

I'd like to know if there is a way to calculate the self weight of a group of profiles, for example the weight of all columns of a structure or the weight of all the beams positioned at a certain level.

 

Thank you

Giorgio

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Artur.Kosakowski
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Re: Weight of selected profiles

04-20-2012 02:16 AM in reply to: SICAD

1. Create a new load case

2. Define self-weight load on the selected part of the model only

3. Calculate model

4. Check total sum of vertical reactions

 

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Artur Kosakowski
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RobertoPALLADINO6546
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Re: Weight of selected profiles

04-20-2012 04:51 AM in reply to: SICAD

Hi Giorgio,

 

probably you only need a list of weights of profiles, in this case you can use the table of quantities

 

Bye

Roberto Palladino  

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