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Steel Shapes Library v1.0
Compatible with progeCAD Professional & Standard (PC version)
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  • Contains over 1,000 steel shape cross sections in .dwg format.
  • All shapes are drawn as closed polylines or regions and can be extruded to create 3D steel drawings.
  • Quickly choose the shape you need from the pulldown menu.
  • No learning curve. You'll be productive instantly.
  • 30 day money-back guarantee.
It's easy to use:

Drawing each and every steel shape you need for your structural layouts is a waste of valuable time.

This library can be easily loaded into progeCAD's menu bar for quick access. There's no need to browse through folders every time you need to insert a steel shape. It's user-friendly interface allows you to simply point and click to choose from a wide range of steel shapes.

How it works:

Once loaded in progeCAD, "Steel Library" will appear in the menu bar.

Step 1: Choose the steel shape you need from the pull-down menu.
Step 2: Insert the steel shape block in your layout and rotate into position.
Details about the blocks:

This library was created using the dimensions you'll find in the "AISC Manual of Steel Construction, Load & Resistance Factor Design Volume 1, Second Edition".

You'll be able to select from a wide range of steel shapes, each drawn at a scale of 1:1 and on layer zero with "Bylayer" attributes. Once inserted, simply rotate the shape into position and it will be to scale and will take on the characteristics of your current layer settings.
All shapes are drawn as closed polylines or regions. After you insert a steel shape, explode it, then extrude it to create 3D steel layouts.
Crosshatching is not included with the blocks because it is usually on a separate layer and color.  The insertion point of each shape is at a midpoint common to each particular steel shape.
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Here's what you get:

The "Steel Shapes Library" comes with a total of 1,143 accurately drawn symbols in the following categories:

Flanged beams:
  • W Shapes: sizes W4 through W44
  • S Shapes: sizes S3 through S24
  • M Shapes: sizes M5 through M12
  • HP Shapes: sizes HP8 through HP14
  • American Standard Channels: sizes C3 through C15
  • Miscellaneous Channels: sizes MC6 through MC18
  • Equal Leg Angles: sizes 2"x2" through 8"x8"
  • Unequal Leg Angles: sizes 2 1/2"x2" through 9"x4"
Structural tube:
  • Square: sizes 1 1/2"x1 1/2" through 30"x30"
  • Rectangular: sizes 2 1/2"x1 1/2" through 30"x24"
Structural pipe:
  • Standard, extra strong, double extra strong: sizes 3" through 12"
Structural tees:
  • WT Shapes: sizes WT2 through WT22
  • MT Shapes: sizes MT2.5 through MT6
  • ST Shapes: sizes ST1.5 through ST12
System requirements:
  • Compatible with progeCAD Professional & Standard
  • 30 megabytes of available disc space required
  • Single user license - $97.00
  • 2 to 10 user licenses - $87.00 each
  • Unlimited user license - $1,000.00
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If you're not satisfied with your purchase, return it for a full refund.

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Download the "Steel Shapes Library v1.0" DEMO version.

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