The Platinum Edition presents the complete content of the Standard Handbook of Architectural Engineering in both print and electronics formats packaged together and now available at one great price. The print Handbook is the peerless, single-volume source to the best architectural practices covering structural, mechanical, electrical, lighting, and acoustical design. The accompanying CD, with its extensive graphics and fast problem-solving capabilities, is the perfect interactive complement to the text.
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On the CD-ROM
*The entire text of Standard Handbook for Architectural Engineering
*More than 900 interactive formulas with no-math menus let you size every architectural component effortlessly and accurately in seconds
*105 detailed tables, each dramatized by a computer format-window that makes data easy to find--plus 420 detailed, exquisitely rendered ink drawings
*Nearly 450 universal design scenarios
*96 design tools--from decking to lighting--completely original to this product
*Quick access to all computerized component sizing procedures in the Design (Disk's Formula Directory Window)
Minimum System Requirements PC
IBM PC or compatible
486 processor or higher
Microsoft (Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows NT (3.51 or later)
8 MB RAM minimum
640 x 480 pixel
256 color video board and monitor
Multiple User (network) option must be available
MAC OS: System 7.5
68040 or higher
16MB RAM minimum
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Design ease, speed, and precision. Placing a vast and reliable collection of structural, mechanical, electrical, lighting, and acoustical design data at your fingertips, this state-of-the-art Book/Disk Resource solves an enormous range of architectural engineering concerns with ease and accuracy.
Featuring 450 universal design scenarios stocked with easy-to-use interactive formulas, innovative design, selection, and sizing of virtually any functional component of a building.
Fast Answers on Functional Building Components: From longspan steel joist systems to door hinges; from computerized building management systems to light dimmers; from vast HVAC systems to tiny sound attentuation devices; finding the answers you need is fast and easy. With a few keystrokes, the powerful software provides your specifications in seconds!
Like a team of engineers: In the office or in the field, the Standard Handbook of Architectural Engineering is like having a team of engineering specialists on call--with no phone message trees and no fees! This unique problem-solving tool--an ``instant consultant'' will quickly prove invaluable to every building professional who designs or specifies functional building components.
Robert Brown Butler (Sommers, New York).
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. As New. book. Bookseller Inventory # F5S6-5-Z-0071355502-5