M. To assign member fire proofing
To assign fire proofing to a member, use the following procedure.
- (Optional) Select the members which will all have the same member specification assigned.
Specification ribbon tab, select the
tool in the
The Member Specification dialog opens to the Fire Proofing tab.
Fire Proofing Type:
BFP (Block Fireproofing):
The fire-protection material forms a rectangular block around the steel section. The thickness specified is the minimum thickness which defines the outer block dimensions.
CFP (Contour Fireproofing):
The fire-protection material forms a coating around the steel section. The thickness specified is a constant thickness around the section profile.
- Type the Thickness of the fire proofing in the units indicated.
- Type the Density of the fire proofing material.
To… Do the following… add the specification to the model and assign to the current member selection click Assign. add the specification to the model for later assignment click Add.