Applying parametric objects

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Applying parametric objects

At the time of shipment, several components in flixo are parametric objects (generic walls, spacers, etc.), which can be inserted into a document with the Drag&Drop function. Glass units and layer objects, which can be generated with help of a dialog window, are also parametric objects.

 

Sample 1: Ceiling-wall junction

In the following steps the main dimension of a parameterized ceiling-wall junction will be adapted.

, , : Click on the arrows in the graphic below to navigate in tutorial 7.

Sample 2: Glazing with spacer

In the following steps, we will generate a glass unit and insert an existing spacer.

, : Click on the arrows in the graphic below to navigate in tutorial 7.

Summary

Glass units, with a known U-value, are defined with the menu command Insert.Glass Unit... in the Glass Unit dialog window and are then inserted.

Components from the Components flyout preview window are inserted into the document with the Drag&Drop function.

The length of parametric objects can be adjusted with the Select, Move, Scale tool. Either the mouse or the keyboard can be used.

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