P. To add a section drawing
To add a new section drawing at a vertical or diagonal member, use the following procedure.
- Select either a vertical or diagonal member in the Layout page. The Z or X coordinate of this member is used to define the plane of the section. All members in this plane are included.
Right-click and then select one of the following options from the pop-up
Draw Section @X = location
Draw Section @Z = location
Scale for your drawing from the drop-down
The Scale of drawing can be set as 1:25, 1:50, 1:80, or 1:100.
Full Sections or
Part Sections from the
Draw As drop-down list.
This will control the extents of how members are drawn.
- Full Section - All edges of the section are drawn for the full length of the member
- Part Section - All edges of the section are drawn for the part length of the member