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173 173  
174 174  Figure: Setting part of Tool palette
175 175  
176 -==== Cross-sections ====
176 += Cross sections =
177 177  
178 178  FEM-Design offers the possibility to add any cross-section type/shape (//Section//) to beams, columns and truss members.
179 179  
180 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **To avoid design failures of concrete, steel and timber bars (section type and material do not fit), the program checks the section type - [[**material**>>path:#_Materials]] compatibility while setting the properties. The program sends an error message when it finds incompatibility definition at closing the settings dialog. But, the so-called [[**General material**>>path:#_Materials]] (defined by the user) can be added to each section types.
180 +|[[image:warning.png]]|To avoid design failures of concrete, steel and timber bars (section type and material do not fit), the program checks the section type - **material** compatibility while setting the properties. The program sends an error message when it finds incompatibility definition at closing the settings dialog. But, the so-called **General material** (defined by the user) can be added to each section types.
181 181  
182 -The //Section// tabpage of the settings dialog contains predefined cross-sections. Unique profiles and shapes can be define by their parameters (parametric shapes) in //New> Size //or with the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image036.png||alt="icon_SECTIONEDITOR"]] [[**FEM-Design Section Editor**>>path:#_Section_Editor]]. The following table sums the available cross-section types.
182 +The //Section// tabpage of the settings dialog contains predefined cross-sections. Unique profiles and shapes can be define by their parameters (parametric shapes) in //New> Size //or with the [[image:1584606589609-328.png]] [[**FEM-Design Section Editor**>>doc:Manuals.User Manual.Section Editor.WebHome]]. The following table sums the available cross-section types.
183 183  
184 184  |Type|**Description**|**Section library**|(((
185 185  **Compatible**
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186 186  
187 187  **material**
188 188  )))
189 -|Standard steel profiles|Not editable, built-in steel profiles depending on the applied national code|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image037.png]]|Steel (or General)
190 -|Often used concrete profiles|Not editable, built-in square, rectangular and circular concrete profiles|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image038.png]]|Concrete (or General)
191 -|Often used timber profiles|Not editable, built-in square timber profiles|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image039.png]]|Timber (or General)
192 -|Common parametric concrete shapes|Predefined concrete shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image040.png]]|Concrete (or General)
193 -|Common parametric rolled steel shapes|Predefined rolled steel shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image041.png||alt="figure_sections_steelrolledparam"]]|Steel (or General)
194 -|Common parametric cold-formed steel shapes|Predefined cold-formed steel shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image042.png||alt="figure_sections_steelcoldparam"]]|Steel (or General)
195 -|Common parametric welded steel shapes|Predefined welded steel shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image043.png||alt="figure_sections_steelweldparam"]]|Steel (or General)
196 -|Common parametric timber shapes|Predefined timber shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image044.png||alt="figure_sections_timberparam"]]|Timber (or General)
189 +|Standard steel profiles|Not editable, built-in steel profiles depending on the applied national code|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image037.png]][[image:1584606669592-168.png]]|Steel (or General)
190 +|Often used concrete profiles|Not editable, built-in square, rectangular and circular concrete profiles|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image038.png]][[image:1584606677793-877.png]]|Concrete (or General)
191 +|Often used timber profiles|Not editable, built-in square timber profiles|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image039.png]][[image:1584606686142-535.png]]|Timber (or General)
192 +|Common parametric concrete shapes|Predefined concrete shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image040.png]][[image:1584606697986-714.png]]|Concrete (or General)
193 +|Common parametric rolled steel shapes|Predefined rolled steel shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:1584606709941-786.png]]|Steel (or General)
194 +|Common parametric cold-formed steel shapes|Predefined cold-formed steel shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:1584606717280-131.png]]|Steel (or General)
195 +|Common parametric welded steel shapes|Predefined welded steel shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:1584606724891-641.png]]|Steel (or General)
196 +|Common parametric timber shapes|Predefined timber shapes to create required profiles by defining the shape parameters|[[image:1584606733518-248.png]]|Timber (or General)
197 197  
198 198  Table: Section types
199 199  
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200 200  Defining a new (e.g. parametric) section in the settings dialog, the program calculates automatically the parameters need for later analysis and design. Each bar element has a local coordinate-system which y and z axes define the plane of its cross-section.
201 201  
202 202  |Parameter|**Meaning**|**Example**
203 -|A|Area|(% rowspan="28" %)[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image045.png||alt="figure_sectionsparam"]]
203 +|A|Area|(% rowspan="28" %)(((
204 +(% style="text-align:center" %)
205 +[[image:1584606767307-314.png]]
206 +)))
204 204  |P|Perimeter
205 205  |A/P|Area/Perimeter
206 206  |Yg, Zg|Center of gravity
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