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!
2. Tekla Structures user interface
Tekla Structures user interface
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
5. Modeling steel rafters and bracing
6. About system components
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. This tutorial is pa
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
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
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
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
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
24. About drawings in Tekla Structures
25. Drawing mode in Tekla Structures
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
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
34. Working with templates
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
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
41. Creating reports
Learn about reports in general, and how to create different kinds of reports.