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OperationCreateBentPlateByParts Method (Part, Part, BentPlateBendShape)

Modifies the first plate by adding a bend that connects it to the second plate creating a new BentPlate instance based on two parts. This method can change GUID when using from plug-ins. To keep GUID, use AddLeg(ConnectiveGeometry, ConnectiveGeometry, BentPlateBendShape).

Namespace:  Tekla.Structures.Model.Operations
Assembly:  Tekla.Structures.Model (in Tekla.Structures.Model.dll) Version: 2019.0.0.0 (2019.0.0.0)
Syntax
public static BentPlate CreateBentPlateByParts(
	Part part1,
	Part part2,
	BentPlateBendShape bendShape
)

Parameters

part1
Type: Tekla.Structures.ModelPart
One part used for creating the bent plate.
part2
Type: Tekla.Structures.ModelPart
The other part used for creating the bent plate.
bendShape
Type: Tekla.Structures.ModelBentPlateBendShape
Shape of the bend (cylindrical or conical)

Return Value

Type: BentPlate
The bent plate object if successful, null otherwise.
Exceptions
Exception Condition
ConnectiveGeometryException Thrown if could not create ConnectiveGeometry instance.
ArgumentException Thrown if received unsupported bent plate creation input.
See Also