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Truss Builder And Calculator Solver

Instructions

  • Controls
    • Click on A tab or Use keyboard keys 1-4 to quickly switch tools.
    • Add Node: Click the screen to add nodes. Right-click a node to delete it, drag to move it.
    • Add Member: Drag between nodes to add members. Right-click a member to delete it.
    • Add Support: Click on nodes to toggle the type of support. (pin, horizontal roller, vertical roller)
    • Add Load: Click and drag nodes to create loads. Click a node to remove loads.
    • When the system is solvable, computed forces will appear on the screen.
  • Tips
    • Snapping is on by default. Hold down SHIFT to disable temporarily.
    • Positive member forces are in tension, negative indicates compression.

Related:

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Credit: David Liu


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