Tips & Tricks
To join free members to members that are located within a certain maximum distance, use the function “Join members.” You can open the corresponding dialog box by clicking “Tools” -> “Join Members.” In the “Settings” section, select the member with which you want to join the free members. In the input field below, you specify the maximum distance within which free member ends should be found. Confirm the dialog box by clicking [OK], and then a check dialog box appears where the newly created joined members are listed.
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Structural engineering software for finite element analysis (FEA) of planar and spatial structural systems consisting of plates, walls, shells, members (beams), solids and contact elements
The structural engineering software for design of frame, beam and truss structures, performing linear and nonlinear calculations of internal forces, deformations, and support reactions