AutoPIPE Guide is a real-world Guide behavior under applied structural movement where the pipe is both guided and supported on the steel structure. Caesar shows a nonconservative friction load on the guided support. This creates wrong behavior and results of a ‘real-world’ guide.
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Non-linear Load Sequencing Explained
Loads and Load Sets - AutoPIPE