Beam Reinforcing - Stirrups tab
Used to enter values that define a single reinforcement cage for a concrete beam.
As many different types of stirrups as necessary can be entered, with each new stirrup saved as a line in the detail table. The stirrups are defined by clicking the bars in the cross section around which the stirrup is placed. Each Stirrup Zone is used to create a separate spacing or stirrup arrangement along the length of the beam. Each stirrup within a zone is used to specify an individual stirrup 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 stirrup zone or bar to be entered.|
|Deletes the current line from the corresponding table.|