JTB Catenary

JTB Catenary

Win32 and 64, English

JTB World Inc.
This Catenary program for Autodesk® AutoCAD® makes it easy to create or draw a catenary curve as a polyline by specifying the start and end point and the length or sag and optionally a diameter(width)

General Usage Instructions

The command to start the program is JTBCatenary (JC for short).

The program prompts are: Start point: End point: Length : Diameter <0.0>:

Note that the length must be longer than the distance between the start and end points.

The resulting catenary will be created in the current drawing (DWG or DXF) as a polyline with the width being the same as the diameter.

Screenshots

Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

JTBCatenary

The command to start the program is JTBCatenary (JC for short). The program prompts are: Start point: End point: Length <10000>: Diameter <0.0>: Note that the length must be longer than the distance between the start and end points. The resulting catenary will be created in the current drawing (DWG or DXF) as a polyline with the width being the same as the diameter.

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app/plug-in. OR, simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the app/plug-in.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button. OR

On Windows 10 Version 1703 or later press Windows+I on the keyboard to access Settings or click the lower-left Start button on the desktop to expand Start Menu, and then select Settings in it. Click on Apps. On Windows 7/8/8.1/10 (older than Version 1703) click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features or Control Panel > Add. On Windows XP click Control Panel > Programs > Remove Programs.

Additional Information

Catenary Sample.dwg is found in the folder %appdata%\Autodesk\ApplicationPlugins\JTBW-Catenary.bundle\Contents\Sample

For further documentation visit JTB World's JTB Catenary page.

Note: If you previously installed the Trial version of this software, then you must uninstall it for the Paid version to work properly.

Known Issues

Contact

Company Name: JTB World Inc.
Support Contact: info@jtbworld.com

Author/Company Information

JTB World Inc.

Support Information

For support visit our Contact page.

Version History

Version Number Version Description

2.0

Added AutoCAD 2019 support. No change in version number.

1.0

Added support to AutoCAD® 2016 (No change in version number)

Digital signing of vlx and installer added

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