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A. To specify an imperfection analysis

To instruct the program to perform an imperfection analysis, use the following procedure.

This analysis is used when member imperfection specifications are included in the model to define camber or drift.
  1. Either:

    select the Analysis page


    on the Analysis and Design ribbon tab, select the Analysis Commands tool in the Analysis Data group

    The Analysis/Print Commands dialog opens.
  2. Select the Perform Imperfection Analysis tab.
  3. Select the Print Option you want to use.
  4. Click Add. The perform imperfection analysis command is added to the input file.