Used to specify beam stress locations for general
user-provided table sections for use in post-processing.
Opens when either:
Define Section Profile tool is selected in the
Model group on the
Beam ribbon tab
- Define Section
Profile is selected from the right-click pop-up menu
This tool is only active when a member using a general UPT section
is selected in the Postprocessing workflow.
Enter the local Y and Z coordinates of the section extreme fibers
to specify stress points.
You can also
"swap" the top and bottom sides () or left and right sides () in order to facilitate entering
stress points by clicking the corresponding tools.
Additional profile name, material, and section
properties are provided to assist in identifying the section.