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How are new bars added to a list of materials?

  • Software:

    Autodesk Advance Concrete
  • Module

    Reinforcement
  • Question:

    How are new bars added to a list of materials?
  • Type:

    Views
  • Difficulty:

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Answer

During the modeling of a structure, modifications can occur.
For example, a beam can be initially reinforced with 2 bars Ø 20, but during some recalculations and checking these bars will be replaced with 2 bars Ø 18 and one Ø 16.

How are new bars added to a list of materials

Since the list is already generated, if you change the diameter of the bars, the change will be reflected in the list.

How are new bars added to a list of materials

To add a new bar select the list and from the "Advance List" toolbar select "Add elements to the selected list".

How are new bars added to a list of materials

On command line the message "Select the elements to be added to the list" will appear.

How are new bars added to a list of materials

Select the bar and press "Enter".
To add several bars continue with the selection of the bars.
The number of selected elements appears on the command line.

How are new bars added to a list of materials

A confirmation message will be displayed.

How are new bars added to a list of materials

The selected bar appears in the list.

How are new bars added to a list of materials

This option only works if the lists have been created by selection and not by current view. This option is useful when the lists must be created by categories (one list for the straight bars, one for the pins and stirrups).