Tekla Structures for steel detailers

Tekla Structures
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Tekla Structures
Steel detailer basics
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Tekla Structures for steel detailers

This extensive learning path includes everything you need to learn about Tekla Structures as a steel detailer: Starting new projects in Tekla Structures, Modeling steel columns, Modeling steel beams, Modeling rafters and bracing, Modeling base plates, Modeling connections, Detecting & fix clashes, Adding web stiffeners and part cuts, Creating and printing drawings, Using Trimble Connect for collaboration, Creating NC files, Creating reports ...and more!

1. Introduction

  • Tekla Structures for steel detailers

    This tutorial is an introduction to the Tekla Structures for steel detailers elearning course: its content and h

2. User interface - steel detailer

  • User interface - steel detailer

    Get to know the basic elements of the Tekla Structures user interface.

3. Starting new projects

  • Starting new projects

    Learn how to get started with a new Tekla Structures project and how to set up project-specific information.

4. Modeling steel columns and beams

  • Modeling steel columns and beams

    Learn to model the basic steel structure of a building.

5. Modeling steel rafters and bracing

  • Modeling steel rafters and bracing

    Learn to model rafters and bracing.

6. About system components

  • About system components

    Learn how to use system components in Tekla Structures.

7. Modeling base plates

  • Modeling base plates

    Learn how to model base plates in Tekla Structures using system components.

8. Modeling beam to beam web connections

  • Modeling beam to beam web connections

    Learn how to model beam to beam web connections in Tekla Structures using system components.

9. Modeling beam to column connections

  • Modeling beam to column connections

    Learn how to model beam to column connections in Tekla Structures using system components.

10. Modeling two-sided connections

  • Modeling two-sided connections

    Learn how to model two-sided  connections in Tekla Structures using system components.

11. Modeling haunch connections

  • Modeling haunch connections

    Learn how to model haunch connections in Tekla Structures using system components.

12. Modeling bracing connections

  • Modeling bracing connections

    Learn how to model bracing connections in Tekla Structures using system components.

13. Detecting clashes

  • Detecting clashes

    Learn how to detect clashes in Tekla Structures using the clash check manager.

14. Model view settings

  • Model view settings

    Learn how to set view properties, and how to change the visibility of objects and components in a Tekla Structur

15. Fixing clashes

  • Fixing clashes

    Learn how to create views for specific purposes in Tekla Structures, and how to use direct modification to resol

16. About custom components

  • About custom components

    Learn what a custom component is, and what the benefits of using custom components are.

17. Creating custom components

  • Creating custom components

    Learn to create custom components in two ways: by modifying an existing component, and by creating a component f

18. Modifying custom components

  • Modifying custom components

    Learn to modify custom components.

19. Importing and exporting custom components

  • Importing and exporting custom components

    Learn to export custom components from your model and import custom components to your model.

20. Adding web stiffeners

  • Adding web stiffeners

    Learn how to add web stiffeners.

21. Adding part cuts to beams

  • Adding part cuts to beams

    Learn how to add part cuts to beams, and how to modify the cuts.

22. About numbering in Tekla Structures

  • About numbering in Tekla Structures

    Learn what numbering means, and how to plan the numbering of your project.

23. Numbering models

  • Numbering models

    Learn how to number the model, and how to check the numbering results.

24. About drawings in Tekla Structures

  • About drawings in Tekla Structures

    Find out how drawings work in Tekla Structures.

25. Drawing mode in Tekla Structures

  • Drawing mode in Tekla Structures

    Find out how the drawing mode in Tekla Structures works.

26. Creating assembly drawings and single-part drawings

  • Creating assembly drawings and single-part drawings

    Learn how to use the master drawing catalog to create single-part drawings and assembly drawings of selected par

27. Editing drawings manually

  • Editing drawings manually

    Learn how to edit drawings manually. Edit element colors, dimensions, part marks, and drawing layout.

28. Keeping drawings up to date

  • Keeping drawings up to date

    Learn how to keep drawings up to date. Get to know when you need to update your drawings.

29. Creating general arrangement drawings

  • Creating general arrangement drawings

    Learn what general arrangement drawings are and how to create and modify them.

30. Creating anchor bolt plans

  • Creating anchor bolt plans

    Learn how to create and modify an anchor bolt plan.

31. Revising the model and updating drawings

  • Revising the model and updating drawings

    Learn about Tekla Structures revision handling features.

32. Creating phases and object level settings

  • Creating phases and object level settings

    Learn to break a Tekla Structures model down into smaller entities by dividing it into phases.

33. Cloning drawings

  • Cloning drawings

    Get to know the concept of cloning drawings.

34. Working with templates

  • Working with templates

    Learn about templates in Tekla Structures.

35. Drawing layout editor for steel detailers

  • Drawing layout editor for steel detailers

    Learn about drawing layout editor in Tekla Structures.

36. Showing and modifying drawing views in the model

  • Showing and modifying drawing views in the model

    Learn how to show drawing views in Tekla Structures model and how to work with the drawing views.

37. Printing drawings

  • Printing drawings

    Learn about printing drawings in Tekla Structures in general.

38. Using Trimble Connect for collaboration

  • Using Trimble Connect for collaboration

    Learn how you can share the model for collaboration purposes using Trimble Connect.

39. Exporting to 3D pdf

  • Exporting to 3D pdf

    Learn about the Publish to 3D PDF tool, which enables you to export your model to a 3D PDF.

40. Working with NC files

  • Working with NC files

    Learn about NC (numerical control) files.

41. Creating reports

  • Creating reports

    Learn about reports in general, and how to create different kinds of reports.

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