Cable Force Tuning

  • Bridge Engineering
  • midas Civil
  • 2018.03.22

This tutorial presents how to calculate the initial tensions using the Unknown Load Factor function and the Cable Force Tuning function for a simple three-span cable-stayed bridge. The step-by-step processes presented in this example cover the following:

1. Unknown Load Factor

1) Unknown Load Factor Setting

2) Constraints Setting

3) Get Unknown Load Factors

 

2. Cable Force Tuning

1) Feature Overview

2) Tension Adjustment Function

3) Group Setting

4) Result Item Setting

5) Tension Adjustment

6) Grouping by tension adjustment

7) Apply Final Tensions


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