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Flipping or mirroring load inputs...

There are times when it would be nice to "flip" the load inputs on a beam (or even all the beams in a project, for that matter). If you had a 10' span beam, with point load  1 @ 2' and 2 @ 7' (from left end), if you hit a button (call it flip, or mirror loads) and loads get moved so the (re-positioned based on the right side), resulting in point 1 moving to 8' from left and 2 moves to 3' from left and the calculated A and B reaction values reverse.


It is a little thing, but sometimes project drawings get mirrored after the structure was laid out, and for the building official it can be confusing when loads don't read logically from left to right, as plans are presented.


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