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How is the Lap Displacement command used?

  • Software:

    Autodesk Advance Concrete
  • Module

    Reinforcement
  • Question:

    How is the Lap Displacement command used?
  • Type:

    Modeling
  • Difficulty:

    *

Answer

The "Lap Displacement" command moves the bars on plan views to improve their readability. The modifications are only visual.
To access this command, right click on a bar and select "Lap Displacement" from the context menu.

How is the Lap Displacement command used

Bars can be moved automatically or manually.

  • To automatically move the bars, you must first define the displacement value between the bars. In the "Project Preferences" dialog box, access the "Display" tab.

How is the Lap Displacement command used

- Enter the lap displacement value, then return to the drawing and apply the command.

How is the Lap Displacement command used

- Enter on the command line a (for "auto"), and then press . The bars will be moved automatically at the defined value

How is the Lap Displacement command used

- The result is:

How is the Lap Displacement command used

  • For the manual displacement of bars, the displacement value must be entered on the command line. Thus you will move one bar at a time.

How is the Lap Displacement command used
How is the Lap Displacement command used

- Repeat this operation for each bar you want to move.

Note: The displacement value does not change the bar length. The bar displacement appears only in the plan view, without affecting the 3D model.

How is the Lap Displacement command used