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Jonathan Hand

Cold Rolled Modelling in Advance Steel

Cold Rolled Modelling in Advance Steel
Did you know that Autodesk Advance Steel has a complete toolset for cold rolled detailing? The out of the box software comes with a vast range of Z, C & Mezzanine floor sections that can be utiliz...
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Advance Steel tips: Prefix Configuration

Advance Steel tips: Prefix Configuration
When you start using Autodesk Advance Steel 2017, it is important to find out how to modify project prefix settings effectively. This video guide will help you to achieve this, as it takes you through...
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Use Graitec Wall Mounted Railing to perfect your Advance Steel stairs

Use Graitec Wall Mounted Railing to perfect your Advance Steel stairs
If you are creating stairs in Autodesk Advance Steel, you want the maximum possible control over your work, so that they conform to the style and regulations of their surroundings. Well, the best way ...
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Advance Steel 2017 - Hotfix 1 is now available

Advance Steel 2017 - Hotfix 1 is now available
Autodesk have just released a new hotfix for the latest version of Advance Steel 2017. This hotfix has being added to the Autodesk Application App and will be available to install if you launch the ap...
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Advance Steel 2016 – Add Custom Logo to BOM

Advance Steel 2016 – Add Custom Logo to BOM
A common theme from our helpdesk on Advance Steel is how to add your own company logo to the Bill of Material reports so we have decided to do a quick video tutorial on how to do this. It’s a simple c...
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Advance Steel 2016 – Add a new model role

Advance Steel 2016 – Add a new model role
In Advance Steel, the "model role" defines how members are used and influences many different settings. One example is that the part mark prefixes are assigned according to model roles. The most impor...
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Advance Steel 2016 – Changing Default Labels

Advance Steel 2016 – Changing Default Labels
On fabrication drawings you may be required to add labels to annotate the fabrication drawings where more information is required. In this example we show how you can define a new label strategy, so w...
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Advance Steel 2016 – Add Railing to Channel

Advance Steel 2016 – Add Railing to Channel
When using Advance Steel 2016 there are many possibilities for adding different types of railing to the model. In this short video we show you how to add railing to the face of a channel section ...
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Advance Steel 2016 – FAQ How do I define the I-section used by default when creating a beam?

Advance Steel 2016 – FAQ How do I define the I-section used by default when creating a beam?
When adding beam sections to Advance Steel it's possible to set up the system so that your preferred section sizes can be placed by default. By configuring the Management tools you can set the section...
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Advance Steel 2016 – Hiding Detail Frames on Exploded Drawings

Advance Steel 2016 – Hiding Detail Frames on Exploded Drawings
When the 'add to explode' option is used in the Document Manager it creates an exploded version of the fabrication drawing. One of the key requests we get on support is to remove the green detail fram...
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