Possible to add a framing type (LSL specifically)


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Hi!  First time posting here!   


Under General Options when editing a framing member, is it possible to add a new framing "type" to the list in Framing Specifications (see attached screen shot of the dialog)?   Specifically, I'd like to add LSL to the list.  I see the material texture has been added, but I can't for the life of me find a way to add the type!






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You can Leave the General Tab as Eng. Lumber and then on the Materials Tab change it to LSL



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11 hours ago, rheavner said:

Oops, yes sig updated,  thx for the super fast responses!


>You can Leave the General Tab as Eng. Lumber and then on the Materials Tab change it to LSL


Ok, that works - just some how vaguely dissatisfying:)


Not sure why they do it that way, I just remembered I had seen LSL somewhere but you can request a change in the Suggestion Forum though.


Maybe it changes how things report to the Materials List (ML) I am not sure ? changing the Material may only change it's "appearance" in renders, you can change the size of the texture file ( 25x25" standard) to make it look more like the real thing or even use a photo of the real thing and resize it, it what I did for the Microllam LVL Beams we use.



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