Once you have created decks and bulkheads, you will want to add stiffeners
to them to strengthen them. This task has a simple explanation of deck
longitudinal stiffener creation. This, and other types of stiffeners, are
explained in more detail in Creating Stiffeners.
The image below shows longitudinal stiffeners (highlighted) placed on a
plate on which you want to place a stiffener and click the Stiffener
button to open the
Stiffener dialog box.
|2.||Select the Deck Longitudinal Stiffener category and check the Automatic checkbox.|
|3.||Click in the
Support field and then select a support. You can select any of
The stiffener is placed when you select a support.
|4.||Click OK when you have finished.|