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162 162  Table: Structural Objects and their main properties
163 163  
164 -The commands for defining structural objects can be started from the [[[[image:1584606358359-405.png]] **Tabmenu**>>doc:Manuals.User Manual.Basic concept.WebHome||anchor="HTabmenu"]]. Each command has a **Tool palette** with the customizable element properties (cross-sections, materials, stiffness values etc.) and the definition tools of the element geometry and position (direction).
164 +The commands for defining structural objects can be started from the [[[[image:1584606358359-405.png]] **Tabmenu**>>doc:Manuals.User Manual.Basic concept.WebHome||anchor="HTabmenus"]]. Each command has a **Tool palette** with the customizable element properties (cross-sections, materials, stiffness values etc.) and the definition tools of the element geometry and position (direction).
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166 166  = Properties =
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1189 1189  
1190 1190  Figure: A fully rigid support modeled by six single Support components or one Support group
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1192 -Special color-system differentiates //single Supports// from the //Support group// components. Whilst a single// Support// uses the color of the “Supports”// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%), the components of a //Support group// are displayed in the colors equivalent with the support’s //Local system// (//Settings > All > Display > Support //and //Local systems//).
1192 +Special color-system differentiates //single Supports// from the //Support group// components. Whilst a single// Support// uses the color of the “Supports”// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%), the components of a //Support group// are displayed in the colors equivalent with the support’s //Local system// (//Settings > All > Display > Support //and //Local systems//).
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1194 1194  
1195 1195  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image038.png||alt="figure_15_supportcolors"]]
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1204 1204  
1205 1205  Figure: Modeling same wall support condition in two ways
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1207 -1. If needed (and available in the current FEM-Design module), set a proper position for the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**.>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1207 +1. If needed (and available in the current FEM-Design module), set a proper position for the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**.>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1208 1208  1. Start the required support command from [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image040.png||alt="tabmenu_Structure"]] tabmenu and choose [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image041.png]] //Define//.
1209 1209  1. In case of single //Support//, choose the displacement type you would like to be define:
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1211 1211  * [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image042.png||alt="icon_supmotion"]] //Motion//
1212 1212  * [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image043.png||alt="icon_suprotat"]] //Rotation//
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1214 -1. Set the support [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**properties**>>path:#_Supports_and_Connections]](%%) as mentioned before in the applied support’s //Default settings// dialog. See the settings possibilities and options at [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Properties (Non-Linear Behaviors)**>>path:#_Properties_(Non-Linear_Behaviors)]](%%).
1214 +1. Set the support [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**properties**>>path:#_Supports_and_Connections]](%%) as mentioned before in the applied support’s //Default settings// dialog. See the settings possibilities and options at [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Properties (Non-Linear Behaviors)**>>path:#_Properties_(Non-Linear_Behaviors)]](%%).
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1216 1216  In the settings dialog of a curved line support, the support direction has to set fixed or variable along the support’s reference line.
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1219 1219  
1220 1220  Figure: Possible support directions in case of curved reference line
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1222 -1. Define the required support component [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**direction**>>path:#_Direction]](%%) for the single //Support// or set the reference system for the //Support group//.
1223 -1. Choose a [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**geometry**>>path:#_Geometry]](%%) definition method for the support’s reference point/line/region.
1222 +1. Define the required support component [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**direction**>>path:#_Direction]](%%) for the single //Support// or set the reference system for the //Support group//.
1223 +1. Choose a [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**geometry**>>path:#_Geometry]](%%) definition method for the support’s reference point/line/region.
1224 1224  1. Define the support in the model view based on the chosen geometry method.
1225 1225  
1226 1226  Optional steps:
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1245 1245  
1246 1246  Figure: Local system separates a one-component Support group from a same directional single Support
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1248 -1. The supports are stored on “Supports” [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object layers**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%). At layer settings, the default color of the single //Supports// and pen width of all support types can be set. The color and the symbol line type (e.g. dotted) of selected supports can be modified by //Edit > //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Properties**>>path:#_Change_appearance]](%%)// > Change appearance//.
1248 +1. The supports are stored on “Supports” [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object layers**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%). At layer settings, the default color of the single //Supports// and pen width of all support types can be set. The color and the symbol line type (e.g. dotted) of selected supports can be modified by //Edit > //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Properties**>>path:#_Change_appearance]](%%)// > Change appearance//.
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1250 1250  == Connection Objects ==
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