AREA_PGX, AREA_NGX, AREA_PGY, AREA_NGY, AREA_PGZ, AREA_NGZ

Tekla Structures
2021
Tekla Structures

AREA_PGX, AREA_NGX, AREA_PGY, AREA_NGY, AREA_PGZ, AREA_NGZ

Shows the area of faces whose normal vector points to the positive or negative direction of the following global axes:

Attribute

Direction

AREA_PGX

Positive direction of global X-axis

AREA_NGX

Negative direction of global X-axis

AREA_PGY

Positive direction of global Y-axis

AREA_NGY

Negative direction of global Y-axis

AREA_PGZ

Positive direction of global Z-axis

AREA_NGZ

Negative direction of global Z-axis

Also faces whose normal vector is located in less than 45 degree angle to global axis are also included in the area. Faces exactly in 45 degree angle are not included in any global direction.

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