Define a background color for the hatch in the Background box.
You can define the background color only after selecting a hatch first.
In Scale , select whether to use automatic or custom scaling and rotation for hatches.
If you select automatic scaling and rotation, Tekla Structures automatically scales the hatch to suit the profile size, and you do not need to edit each drawing manually. If you select Custom scaling and rotation:
Enter the scales in Scaling in direction x and Scaling in direction y , and select whether to Keep the x and y ratio.
Enter the angle of rotation in the Angle box. Angle 0.0 is for horizontal and 90.0 for vertical.
Single-part, assembly and cast unit drawings:Click Save to save the view properties. Then return to drawing properties by clicking Close.
General arrangement drawings: Click OK to return to drawing properties.
Click Save to save the drawing properties, then click OK and create the drawing.
In the example below, the following hatch options have been selected for cross sections:
Scaling in x direction: 0.25
Scaling in y direction: 0.50
Keep ratio of x and y is selected.
Cast-in-place and precast hatches use different automatic hatch depending on the cast unit type. You need to select the appropriate cast unit type in the concrete part properties.