How to apply a chamfer to ProStructures elements

 Product(s):OpenBuildings Designer
 Version(s):CONNECT Edition
 Area:ProStructures Interoperability


How can I apply a chamfer to ProStructures elements? 

Steps to Accomplish

Below is the workflow to apply a chamfer to ProStructures elements.

1. Place a ProStructures element in the model - in this example we will use a Plate that has dimensions of 200mm X 400 mm.


2. From the Structural tab choose Modify Steel Members > Element Modification from the Cut Structural Elements tool group:

  1. Select a Chamfer layout, e.g., Straight, Convex, or Concave Chamfer.
  2. Assign a Radius or Edge length.
  3. Assign the Chamfer position to be applied on the Plate.

See also:  How to add the ProStructures modify tools to the Structural ribbon