CRANK_xxx

Tekla Structures
2022
Tekla Structures

CRANK_xxx

This is a template attribute. Template attributes can be used in filtering, or to retrieve data from the model to use in drawings and reports. For example, when you create a report, Tekla Structures replaces the attributes added in the report template with the corresponding object property values.

Use the following template attributes to show rebar set bar crank information defined by using a rebar set splitter or end detail modifier.

(1) = Location of the splitter

Template attribute Description

CRANK_SIDE_START

CRANK_SIDE_END

Shows to which side of the splitter the crank is created at the start or end of the bar: Left or Right.

CRANK_ROTATE_START

CRANK_ROTATE_END

Shows to which angle the crank is rotated at the start or end of the bar.

CRANK_STRLEN_START

CRANK_STRLEN_END

Shows the length of the straight segment of the crank at the start or end of the bar.

This is (2) in the image above.

CRANK_LENTYPE_START

CRANK_LENTYPE_END

Shows the type of the cranked length at the start or end of the bar: Diagonal ratio, Diagonal distance, Horizontal ratio, Horizontal distance.

CRANK_RATIO_START

CRANK_RATIO_END

Shows the multiplier of the bar diameter that is used to define the cranked length at the start or end of the bar.

CRANK_DIST_START

CRANK_DIST_END

Shows the length of the cranked segment at the start or end of the bar.

If the cranked length type is Horizontal distance, this is (3) in the image above.

If the cranked length type is Diagonal distance, this is (4) in the image above.

CRANK_OFFSET_START

CRANK_OFFSET_END

Shows the offset distance of the straight segment of the crank at the start or end of the bar.

This is (5) in the image above.

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