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Roof Guide - Carpentry Calc

FRAMING & ROOFING CARPENTRY CALCULATOR

FRAMING & ROOFING CARPENTRY CALCULATOR

Roof Guide - Carpentry Calc

by Infoguide
Roof Guide - Carpentry Calc
Roof Guide - Carpentry Calc

What is it about?

FRAMING & ROOFING CARPENTRY CALCULATOR.

App Details

Version
3.11
Rating
NA
Size
8Mb
Genre
Utilities Business
Last updated
October 22, 2018
Release date
October 12, 2014
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App Store Description

FRAMING & ROOFING CARPENTRY CALCULATOR.
ROOF FRAMING, STUD WALLS, STAIRS, CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION AND MORE!
For roof & framing master carpenters, contractors and builders.
Roofers Guide is always with you.
Accurate, reliable and easy to use, it is an indispensable tool for the roof & framing construction pro.
Developed and used by carpenters, contractors and builders around the world.

No need to remember complex data entry steps, info is at most 2 touches away.
Metric or feet, inches and fractions of an inch (or decimal) - an essential tool for all roofers / chippy's.
Never forget your span or rafter tables, red roofing book and other standalone construction calculators again!

Set defaults for most commonly used values.
Alternate functions such as span or half span are available by Long Pressing (press and hold for a second) the button - any button with an LP in the corner.

CALCULATIONS INCLUDE:

ROOF FRAMING:-
◆ Rafter,Hip/Valley Lengths - 6 variations;
◆ Hip/Valley Lengths - 6 variations;
◆ Cut Angles, including for Compound Saw for plumb, side & seat cuts and purlins-side & down cuts;
◆ Template sizes for the same cuts - adjustable template;
◆ List of Creepers/Jack Rafters(US);
◆ Pitch in inches (US), degrees, D:M:S;
◆ Rise:Run - decimal ratio or percentage gradient or inches in 12" (US).
◆ Full Span or half span.
◆ Adjusted calculations when one pitching plate/wall is higher than the other;
◆ Height from plate with or without adjustment for ridge;
◆ Area/Diagonal;

TIMBER SETOUT:-
Calculate and print list of stout positions.
◆ Equally spaced, maximum spacing or fixed spacing options;
◆ Insets at start and end.
◆ Lists of setout positions;
◆ Print, email or message lists and even makes notes on first;

STUD WALLS:-
◆ Raked or flat walls;
◆ Number and total length of studs, est. noggins/blocking, top (cut length) and bottom plates.
◆ Adjust for and extra end stud and also alignment (if required) to drywall sheet joins.
◆ Wall Area and Estimated drywall/(Gyprock) sheets and timber volume;
◆ Template sizes for the same cuts - adjustable for different sized template;
◆ Lists of stud lengths, stud positions on bottom and top Plates (raked);
◆ Print, email or message lists and even makes notes on first;
◆ Estimate Cost - Timber & Sheeting;
◆ Align sheets on width,length or no sheets.
◆ When raked adjust any of long side height or pitch (degrees/Inches/rise:run).

STAIR FRAMING (currently for single stair runs):-
Allows Multiple restrictions on risers, treads, inclines and also allows application of 2R+G (2R+TD in US) in jurisdictions required - to meet standards.
Other than StairCalc (which is our Stair only app) we do not know of an app that does this simultaneously.
Also calculations allow for situations where the overall stair rise is fixed or the stair run is fixed or both rise and run are fixed allowing maximum flexibility.
◆ Number and size of step risers,
◆ Number and size of treads, step inclines,
◆ Step incline,
◆ Stairwell opening,

CONCRETE ESTIMATOR:-
◆ Concrete Calculator/Estimator for Slabs, Footings,round and rectangular/square holes
◆ Calculate quantities for Slabs, Footings,round and rectangular/square holes.
◆ Estimates total volume and cost allowing for waste.

CONVERTER:-
◆ Convert Lengths, Area, Volume: Metric and US/Imperial.
◆ Work in Decimal units or Yds/Ft/In/Fraction format to Metric, decimal US.

EASY TO USE GENERAL CALCULATOR WITH TAPE:
◆Calculate (add, subtract etc) directly in feet / inches / fractions or decimals.
◆Common functions for quick calculation

EXTENSIVE HELP:
Single touch brings up brief help at top of screen, tap twice on most buttons for more info.

Optimised for all iPhones and iPads using IOS11+ in portrait mode.

INFOGUIDE:
Infoguide is part of a small building firm based in Western Australia. This app was created by a former Roof Framing Carpenter for our team of carpenters. We use it and believe it will be as helpful to other carpenters as it was for us.

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