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672 672  **Column**
673 673  )))|[[image:1584624441837-681.png]]|[[image:1584624450492-324.png]]|Reference point|- (Insertion point)
674 674  | | |[[image:1584623303315-573.png]] [[image:1584624105479-200.png]]|Reference line|(((
675 -[[image:1584624537501-671.png]] (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Line by insertion point**
675 +[[[[image:1584624537501-671.png]] (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Line by insertion point** (Geometry)>>Line by insertion point (Geometry)]]
676 676  
677 -[[image:1584697346323-820.png]] (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Vertical line**
677 +[[[[image:1584697346323-820.png]] (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Vertical line **(Geometry)>>Vertical line (Geometry)]]
678 678  
679 -[[image:1584697351680-171.png]]**// //(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Select axes(%%)**
679 +[[[[image:1584697351680-171.png]]**// //(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Select axes (%%)**(% class="wikiinternallink" %)(Geometry)>>Select axes (Geometry)]]
680 680  
681 -[[image:1584697357281-495.png]]**// Select point//**
681 +[[[[image:1584697357281-495.png]]**// //Select point **(% class="wikiinternallink" %)(Geometry)>>Select point (Geometry)]]
682 682  
683 683  [[[[image:1584694349499-480.png]] (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Line by selection **(Geometry)>>Line by selection (Geometry)]]
684 684  )))
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913 913  
914 914  Table: Structural Objects and their geometry definition
915 915  
916 -
917 -
918 -**~ **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image132.png]] **Arc by center, start and end points**
919 -
920 -The steps of an arc definition with its center, start and end points:
921 -
922 -1. Define the center point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
923 -1. Define the start point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
924 -1. Set the drawing direction (clockwise or counterclockwise) with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image158.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking. Define the end point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking, or set the central angle (4.) by giving its value. Circle can be defined by angle 360°.
925 -
926 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image159.png]]
927 -
928 -Figure: Some examples for defining structural objects with Arc by center, start and end points
929 -
930 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image160.png||alt="figure_geom_arcangle"]]
931 -
932 -Figure: Drawing direction and angle definition
933 -
934 -**~ **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image133.png]] **Arc by 3 points**
935 -
936 -The steps of an arc definition with its three points:
937 -
938 -1. Define the start point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
939 -1. Define the end point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
940 -1. Define the third, peripheral point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
941 -
942 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image161.png]]
943 -
944 -Figure: Some examples for defining structural objects with Arc by 3 points
945 -
946 -**~ **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image134.png]] **Arc by start, end point and tangent**
947 -
948 -The steps of an arc definition with its start, end point and tangent:
949 -
950 -1. Define the start point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
951 -1. Define the end point of the arc by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
952 -1. Set the tangent side with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image158.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking. Define the tangent direction from the start point with a third point (e.g. a point on a tangentially connected line) by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
953 -
954 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image162.png]]
955 -Figure: Some examples for defining structural objects with Arc by 3 points
956 -
957 -
958 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image163.png||alt="figure_geom_arctangentdir"]]
959 -
960 -Figure: Although same definition points are defined, the tangent side is different
961 -
962 -**~ **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image130.png]] **Line by selection**
963 -
964 -The step of a reference line (straight or arc) definition by selecting a previously defined line:
965 -
966 -Select lines or region (drawing or structural object) edges define the requested shape of the reference line with one of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**selection modes**>>path:#_Selections]](%%).
967 -
968 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image164.png]]
969 -
970 -Figure: An example for defining Wall by selecting all lines
971 -
972 -
973 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image165.png||alt="figure_geom_selectedges"]]
974 -
975 -Figure: Defining Beams and Walls on Plate edges (1.) and Line supports on Wall edges (2.)
976 -
977 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **For //Columns// in FEM-Design 3D Modules, only vertical lines or edges can be selected.
978 -
979 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image166.png]]
980 -
981 -Figure: Column definitions by selecting vertical lines/edges
982 -
983 -**~ **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image135.png]] **Line by insertion point and height**
984 -
985 -As a simple definition of Columns in [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.png||alt="icon_3DSTRU"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**3D Structure**>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]](%%), [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image010.png||alt="icon_FRAMEMODULE"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**3D Frame**>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]](%%) and [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image011.png||alt="icon_PREDESIGNMODULE"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**PreDesign**>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]](%%) modules define the position of the Column with its insertion point and height. The positive or negative value of the Height sets the measuring direction of the height.
986 -
987 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image167.png]]
988 -
989 -Figure: Column definition with one-click in 3D modules
990 -
991 -
992 -
993 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image168.png]] Select axes**
994 -
995 -This definition mode is for defining [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Columns**>>path:#_Column]](%%) in the intersections of selected axes.
996 -
997 -Select axes with one of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**selection modes**.>>path:#_Selections]]
998 -
999 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image169.png]]**
1000 -
1001 -Figure: An example for defining columns with selecting axes
1002 -
1003 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image136.png]] ** Vertical line**
1004 -
1005 -This is a special tool for defining Column with two points. FEM-Design Columns can be only vertical, so the second point is not needed to be on the column axis, because its vertical distance from the start (first) point defines the height of the column. This Column definition tool is useful, when you do not know the height value of the new column, but points and lines defines the column’s vertical extension (height) can be easily found. Use [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**tools to find point defines indirectly the column’s end point.
1006 -
1007 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image170.png]]
1008 -
1009 -Figure: Examples for defining vertical columns with two points
1010 -
1011 -
1012 -**~ **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image126.png]] **Rectangular**
1013 -
1014 -The steps of a rectangular region definition:
1015 -
1016 -I. Rectangle’s edges parallel with the UCS:
1017 -
1018 -1. Define the point of the first corner by giving coordinates or mouse-clicking.
1019 -1. Define the point of the end corner by giving coordinates or mouse-clicking.
1020 -
1021 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image171.png]]
1022 -
1023 -Figure: Defining rectangular Plate and Surface support
1024 -
1025 -**II. Rectangle’s edges not parallel with UCS:**
1026 -
1027 -1. Click  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image172.emz]] one or two times to define the rectangle’s first edge’s direction
1028 -11. If you click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image172.emz]] one time, the direction is can be defined from the global coordinate system’s origin,
1029 -11. If you click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image172.emz]] one times, the direction is defined in an arbitrary direction.
1030 -1. Define the arbitrary direction of the rectangle’s one line.
1031 -
1032 -1. Define the point of the first corner by giving coordinates or mouse-clicking.
1033 -1. Define the point of the end corner by giving coordinates or mouse-clicking.
1034 -
1035 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image173.png]]
1036 -
1037 -Figure: Defining rectangular plate
1038 -
1039 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image077.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **The geometry of rectangular regions as well as other (later mentioned) region shapes can be edited by the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Modify region > Split region**>>path:#_Modify_region]](%%) tool and other editing tools (//Edit// menu). Also the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Hole**>>path:#_Hole]](%%) tool of planar objects’ definition command can be used to edit the reference regions.
1040 -
1041 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image174.png||alt="figure_geom_rectedit"]]
1042 -
1043 -Figure: An edited rectangular Plate region
1044 -
1045 -**~ **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image127.png]] **Circular**
1046 -
1047 -The steps of a circular region definition:
1048 -
1049 -1. Define the center point by giving coordinates or mouse-clicking.
1050 -1. Define the radius by giving its value or a point on the circle (with coordinates or mouse-clicking).
1051 -
1052 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image175.png]]
1053 -
1054 -Figure: Defining circular Plate and Surface supports
1055 -
1056 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image128.png]] ** Polygonal**
1057 -
1058 -The steps of a polygonal region definition:
1059 -
1060 -1. Define the points of the polygon vertexes by giving coordinates or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image157.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking.
1061 -1. Close the polygon with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image158.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] mouse-clicking or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image176.png||alt="icon_Enter"]] key.
1062 -
1063 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image177.png]]
1064 -
1065 -Figure: Defining polygonal Plate and Surface support
1066 -
1067 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image129.png]] **Pick lines**
1068 -
1069 -With this method, previously defined or imported (DWG/DXF) drawing elements can be used as sketches of structural region shapes. The step of definition:
1070 -
1071 -Select a closed line defines the requested shape of the reference region with mouse-clicking.
1072 -
1073 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image178.png]]
1074 -
1075 -Figure: Defining Plate and Surface support by using close contours
1076 -
1077 -In case of line junctions, more than one line has to be selected to make clear the continuity of the requested closed contour.
1078 -
1079 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image179.png]]
1080 -
1081 -Figure: Selection of more lines to define the right path for the closed shape
1082 -
1083 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image130.png]] **Pick existing region**
1084 -
1085 -The step of a reference region definition by selecting a previously defined object or drawing region:
1086 -
1087 -select the region(s) defines the requested shape of the reference region(s) with one of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**selection modes**>>path:#_Selections]](%%).
1088 -
1089 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image180.png]]
1090 -
1091 -Figure: An example for placing Surface support under a Plate by selecting its region
1092 -
1093 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image077.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **With //Pick existing region//, shell (//Plate//) elements can be easily place on the entire surface or some surface components of a [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Solid**>>path:#_Solids]](%%) body (//Draw > Solid//).
1094 -
1095 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image181.png]]
1096 -
1097 -Figure: Defining shell (Plate) regions by picking the surface regions of a Solid body
1098 -
1099 1099  = Hole =
1100 1100  
1101 1101  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image182.png||alt="icon_Hole"]] Holes, openings and cuttings can be added to reference regions (Plate, Wall and Surface support) with the //Hole// tool. The following geometries can be used for holes:
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