How to use Cut operation in intersection of plates with openings

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Cut operation is one of the most used modeling techniques in IDEA StatiCa Connection. It can also deal with the intersection of plates.

The operation Cut can also handle the intersection of plates with openings correctly.


Cut by Work plane is also possible. 

Cut by a plane

For Cut by "Plate" or "Work plane" + is for the direction of the plate, - is for the other way around.
For Cut by "Member" + means that a larger or equal part of the cut plate (modified item) will remain, - the smaller part will remain. 

Available in both Expert and Enhanced editions of IDEA StatiCa Steel.

Download and try features of IDEA StatiCa 22.1


Connection Browser: Properties, parameters and filtering

Combining weld and contact operations

Angle to the grain of the steel-to-timber connections

Release notes IDEA StatiCa 22.1