Column Reinforcing - Ties tab
Used to create tie zones — each with different spacing or bar sizes — and tie types within each zone.
As many different types of ties as necessary can be entered, with each new tie saved as a line in the detail table. The ties are defined by clicking the bars in the cross section around which the tie is placed. Each Tie Zone is used to create a separate spacing or tie arrangement along the height of the column. Each tie within a zone is used to specify an individual tie at each spacing location along the zone.
|Start/ End EC||The following descriptions apply to all start and
Type – Select the type of end condition for each position:
Tip: For additional details, Working With End Conditions.
|Rotation||Type a rotation angle (in degrees). Click to rotate the bar by increments of 90 degrees.|
|Edit End Condition Values||When you select an end condition type, the standard values and angle are applied. If necessary, click Edit End Condition Values to enter custom end condition settings. See Rebar End Properties dialog.|
|Status||Indicates if you have used standard or user-defined end conditions.|
|Adds a new line to the corresponding table and clears the controls in the editing area allowing a new tie zone or bar to be entered.|
|Deletes the current line from the corresponding table.|