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Software Recommendation???

Software Recommendation???

Software Recommendation???

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I'm interested in modeling software primarily for wood framed structures (residential, multi-family).  Does anyone have any recommendations?  Please include a website if available.

Thanks,
Drew

RE: Software Recommendation???

The best wood design software that I've used so far is:

www.risatech.com
www.woodworks-software.com
www.keymark.com

Risa is the best one for general analysis.  It has a module for designing timber members.

Woodworks is the best one for the design of heavy timber structures and any one-at-a-time members.

Keymark is the best one for performing the design of light frame wood structures.  It allows an almost ridiculous level of detail in design.

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