OpenBridge Modeler

Place Auxiliary By Point tool

Used to place an auxiliary cell object by point.

Found on the Home ribbon tab in the Auxiliary group.

Once the tool is selected, select a feature which was previously associated with the cell object. Data point in the view window to place the cell object by the insertion point.

Tool Settings

Auxiliary Placement group
Active Angle Type an angle to rotate the cell object in plan.
X- / Y- / Z- Scale Type scale factors in each of the three axes to stretch the cell in that direction.
Horizontal Offset Type an offset length along the supportline direction.
Note: Positive is to the right when looking up station.
Vertical Offset Measured from the working point (WP) on the auxillary element, above the deck at the specified point.
Feature group
Feature Definition Select an existing feature definition from the drop-down list to use for object being placed.
Name Prefix Type a prefix value to use for all objects set using this Feature Definition, which are useful in quickly identifying features in a group.
Key-in: bmgeom appurtenance placebydatapoint