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We're here to help any time you need it, but the best way to get up to speed with new features quickly and on your own time is with our How/2 videos. 

Bracing to Bracing

SDS/2 v2020 introduces an all new Advanced Bill of Material (ABM). The new ABM feature gives more control over information in the ABM, what is included in the ABM, and tracking material with ABM revisions. Because of these changes, any job that is converted up to SDS/2 v2020 will need to have a new ABM generated.

 

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Detail Views

Detail views allow you to enlarge a section of any detail to add additional dimensions and annotations that may not fit in the standard scale of your details. This tool adds a label and border for the detail view on your main detail automatically.

 

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Split Windows

SDS/2 2020 has added the ability to split your Modeling or Drawing Editor windows into multiple tiles.

 

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List Bolts, Nuts, & Washers Separately in BOM

Now available in SDS/2 2020, bolts, nuts, and washers can now be listed separately in the Bill of Material 

 

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Save Custom Filters

SDS/2 2020, you now have the ability to save your custom selection filters to return to them quickly in both Modeling and Drawing Editor

 

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Member Add Categories

In SDS/2 2020, you can now quickly sort members by categories making it easier to find and add in the model

 

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STRUMIS Export

New to SDS/2 2020, you can now export a .bswx file directly from SDS/2 that can include drawings, CNC file, and the model

 

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Stair Member Line

Now available in SDS/2 2020, stair member lines will now show the stick line for the main member line work points, lines referencing the stringer materials, and treads in Modeling and Drawing Editor

 

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Cost Estimator Tool

The Cost Estimator Tool gives you quick access to material costs based on the selection of materials in your SDS/2 model. Costs are generated with default values, but you can update those to match the costs in your shop.

 

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Member Line Extend

SDS/2 2020 provides a collection of tools makes it easier to work with models imported to SDS/2 by extending member lines to improve connectability in the model. Four variations of the tool extend beams to beams or columns and enable elevation changes during the member extend process

 

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