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Stair & Railing Designer

Fast and flexible stair and railing modeling for Advance Steel


Compatible with Autodesk® Advance Steel 2016 and 2017.
Part of the GRAITEC BIM Designers Collection, the Stair and Railing Designer offers fast and flexible stair and railing modeling for Advance Steel.

Design all aspects of ball post railings on straight or curved lines and elements, easily create standard or wall mounted handrails in Advance Steel projects and model balanced or saddle stairs and define their support members in the software.

Using advanced algorithms, it is quick and easy to automate tread calculation when designing balanced stairs in Advance Steel using the Stair Designer.
Balanced Stairs cannot presently be created in Advance Steel but using this tool in the Stair and Railing Designer makes light work of creating these stair types

The option to create a variety of saddle stairs and individually define the support members from plate or section profiles.

Create standard railings along either a straight or curved line on any object to fit with your Advance Steel project. Posts can also be seated on treads when used with the Stair Designer.

The Wall Railing tool enables railings to be drawn along a line with any Advance Steel object being the support element

Generate, adjust and position all aspects of ball post railings on straight or curved elements. Modify the kick plates, ball types, handrails and post styles and layout.

With this new functionality, it is now possible to model key clamp style railings in Advance Steel® with minimal effort and just a few clicks. This type of railing is a popular alternative to the « classic » welded rails with multiple advantages (no welding, no special tools, quick and easy construction…).

Balanced Stair

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