FAQ 002760 EN-US

04/02/2019

Markus Baumgärtel Modeling | Structure RFEM RSTAB

In my model with many curved members, the coordinate systems of the members are not aligned uniformly, what can I do to improve this?

Answer

For structures with many arcs, if the coordinate systems of the members are not consistently the same (see Figure 1 -> right model), you can very easily perform the member rotation or the line rotation with a help node. 

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member rotation line rotation rotation of help nodes

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