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11.1.5 Measuring Function

Measuring Function

In order to check entered data, distances and angles can be measured. To access this function, use the menu option

    • Tools → Measure.

The following measure functions are available for selection:

    • Distance between two nodes
    • Angle between three nodes
    • Angle between two members
    • Angle between two surfaces
    • Angle between member and surface
    • Angle between two lines
    • Angle between member and line
    • Angle between surface and line

Click the objects for measurement one after the other in the work window. Distance and, if applicable, Deformation of the nodes are subsequently shown in a dialog box.

Figure 11.12 Distance Between Two Nodes/Points dialog box

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