Shear only wall properties
|Name||The automatically generated name.|
|User Name||Can be used to override the automatically generated name if required.|
|Top Level||Specifies the top level for the wall.|
|Base Level||Specifies the bottom level for the wall.|
|Wall Type||Shear Only Wall
Note: Shear only walls must be rectangular in a vertical plane.
• Cleared - a support will only be created if the Generate support property is checked.
• Checked - a support will only be created if no members/slabs capable of providing support exist under the wall.
• Cleared - no support is created under the wall.
• Checked - a support is created under the wall.
Note: When a support is created, a line support is formed under a meshed wall, a point support under a mid-pier wall, and a series of point supports under a bearing wall.
Note: When a support is created, its degrees of freedom are as specified in the ‘Wall support’ area of the wall properties.
|Plane||Indicates the grid along which the wall is placed.|
|Grade||The grades available here are set from the Materials button on the Home ribbon.
Note: The grade is only required to specify the correct density to be used in the wall self weight calculation.
|Thickness||The thickness of the wall.
Note: The thickness is only required for the wall self weight calculation.
Alignment of the wall:
|Alignment offset||When the alignment is set to User it can be adjusted by specifying an exact offset.|
|Spring stiffness||The stiffness to be used in the analysis.|
A customizable list of the attributes that can be applied to individual members and panels.