Software

Full Version

– Full version of software.
– Can only be used with Full Versions of AutoCAD.
– Each version must be purchased seperately for the location you desire.

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CT Version

– Full version of all software versions.
– Can only be used with Full Versions of AutoCAD.
– Has all versions available.

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LT Version

– Light Version of Software
– Can be used with both LT and Full Versions of AutoCAD.
– Each version must be purchased seperately for the location you desire. (e.g Melbourne, Sydney) Current Version: Shadow Multi Cast 2021LT

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How many computers can I install Shadow Multi Cast on?


You will need to purchase 1 licence for every computer you want to install Shadow Multi Cast on. This includes new computers. Transfer of licences must be manually reset for the current upgrade fee per licence/computer.
You will need to upgrade your version of Shadow Multi Cast for later versions of AutoCAD as they are released. The current version of Shadow Multi Cast will work on AutoCAD versions from 2004-2020.

Shadow Charts

Melbourne Sun Chart

Sun Chart Information Melbourne:

Downloadable PDF chart showing the altitude and azimuth of the sun for Melbourne for the Winter and Summer solstice, and Spring equinox.
This information can be used for calculating the shadow lengths of buildings, structures, trees etc.
June 21st, September 22nd, December 21st

Click here to preview sample chart

PDF Sun Chart: $24.95
After purchase you will receive an email with a link to download the PDF file. Please check your junk email folder.

Sydney Sun Chart

Sun Chart Information Sydney:

Downloadable PDF chart showing the altitude and azimuth of the sun for Sydney for the Winter and Summer solstice, and Spring equinox.
This information can be used for calculating the shadow lengths of buildings, structures, trees etc.
March 21st, June 21st, September 22nd, December 21st

Click here to preview sample chart

PDF Sun Chart: $26.95
After purchase you will receive an email with a link to download the PDF file. Please check your junk email folder.

TrussCAD for AutoCAD

TrussCAD for AutoCAD – $49.95 USD

DESCRIPTION:

TrussCAD for AutoCAD drawsTimber Roof & Floor trusses inside your AutoCAD drawings. Trusses are generated based on user input and can be edited as they are standard AutoCAD lines and polylines.
TrussCAD also allows you to place roof battens on the Roof trusses for both Tiled and Sheet roofs.
The roof battens for tiled roofs also generate the roof tiles too.
TrussCAD for AutoCAD will save you a lot of time drawing trusses inside your AutoCAD drawings. It is fast, and accurate. You can also change the colour of the line types to suit your drafting office plot styles.

Standard Roof Truss

Simple ‘A’ frame roof truss.
User input required is:
Span
Roof Pitch (in degrees)
Overhang
Member Thickness (typically 90mm)

Mono Roof Truss

Simple Mono roof truss.
User input required is:
Span
Roof Pitch (in degrees)
Overhang
Top Chord Extension
Member Thickness (typically 90mm)

Scissor Roof truss.

User input required is:
Span
Roof Pitch External (in degrees)
Roof Pitch Internal (in degrees – note:rule of thumb is to make this half the external pitch)
Overhang
Member Thickness (typically 90mm)

Scissor Mono Roof Truss

Simple Mono Scissor roof truss.
User input required is:
Span
Roof Pitch External (in degrees)
Roof Pitch Internal (in degrees – note:rule of thumb is to make this half the external pitch)
Overhang
Member Thickness (typically 90mm)

Valley Trusses

Simple set of valley trusses.
User input required is:
Bottom of Rafter/Top of Rafter

Truss Height
Spacing Ctrs (in mm)

Roof Trusses Section

Simple equal spacings of roof trusses in section
User input required is:
Start of Trusses / End of Trusses

Truss Height
Spacing Ctrs (in mm)

Floor Truss

Simple timber floor truss (similar to a Pryda longreach truss).
User input required is:
Span
Truss Height (typically 200mm to 300mm is common)
*Note: the floor truss thickness is set to be 45mm thick.

Floor Trusses Section

Simple equal spacings of roof trusses in section
User input required is:
Start of Trusses / End of Trusses

Truss Height
Spacing Ctrs (in mm)

Roof Batten Tiled Roof

Draws timber battens and roof tiles
Simply select the bottom of the truss top chord or rafter, then select the top, and the timber battens will be drawn with roof tiles over them.

Roof Batten Sheet Roof

Draws timber battens and sheet roof
Simply select the bottom of the truss top chord or rafter, then select the top, and the timber battens will be drawn with lines indicating sheet roof over them.
Batten spacing can be selected between 600mm and 900mm spacings.