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SDS2 Toolbox

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Time Saving Features

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Enhanced User Experience

Automation between products, and ease-of-use tools make for a better user experience. 

Featured Release

EMI Handrail Export

Cut back on your machine programming time for handrail pipe cutting and bending with the EMI Handrail Export tool. Transfer your data directly from SDS2 to the piecemaker control software and streamline your model-to-machine processing.  

 

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Leveling Plate
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Component
Add a leveling plate to the bottom of columns for anchor bolt plans
Component
This plugin lets you add bolted HSS splices using Shuriken to your model in just a few clicks, including all of the splice plates, shim plates and hardware.
Component, Tool
The SidePlate Custom Component for SDS2, combined with a project-specific XML file from SidePlate.com
Collection
A collection of tools to increase secondary steel modeling efficiency.
Component
Accelerate modeling time for DuraFuse Frames connections.
SDS2 EMI Handrail Export
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Export
Reduce machine programming and transfer data directly to EMI software.
SDS2 Member Line Extend Tool
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Tool
Automate and improve connectivity in your model with new member extension options.
SDS2 Cost Estimator Tool
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Tool
Generate a cost estimate from all selected materials, bolts, holes, and welds in your model.
SDS2 Toolbox - Strumis BIMReview Export
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Export
Export a .BSWX file with your model, NC data, and drawings directly to STRUMIS.
CoreBrace tool in SDS2
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Member, Component
Model CoreBrace members and components easily in SDS2.
SDS2 Dimension Clearance
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Tool
Visually display dimensions between materials in the 3D model quickly and easily.
Dimension Member in SDS2
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Tool
Quickly determine the end-to-end dimensions of a member.
Galvanizing Check Screenshot
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Tool
Run checks for safety and fabrication concerns for galvanized materials.
EZ Beam Release Tool
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Tool
Add slots to the top flange of a wide flange or welded plate flange according to E-Z Beam Release specifications
SDS2 Bid Wizard Export
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Export
Easily export model data from SDS2 to Steel Erection Bid Wizard for automated data population.
Zeman beam assembler export
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Export
Get seamless integration between SDS2 and the Zeman robotic welder for automated fabrication solutions.
SDS2 Deck Support component
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Component
Add deck support material to the top flange of a beam. Comes with templates for detail drawings.
SDS2 Column Deck Support Beam
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Component
Add decking support material to a column with reference to the top or bottom flange of a supported beam.
SDS2 Welded Studs component
Requires up-to-date maintenance
Component
Add shear or threaded studs to any face of a beam or column in a variety of patterns.