Nordic Sizer is a software program built to design individual structural elements (joists, beams, columns, studs, slabs, and panels) using the full range of Nordic engineered wood products.
Nordic Sizer software application analyzes and designs members for specified loads in accordance with CSA O86 (Canada) or NDS (United-States) standard, and automatically checks load cases and load combinations in accordance with NBC (Canada) or IBC (United-States). Features include floor vibration checks and fire resistance calculations.
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Step 1 – Download & Install
Last updated: May 2018
A keycode is required for using the software.
For a trial version, use “DEMO” as the keycode.
Step 2 – SOFTWARE ACTIVATION REQUEST
Fill in the form, making sure to cut and paste your Software ID that appears upon opening of Nordic Sizer.
Step 3 – KEYCODE RECEPTION
You will receive your keycode by email within the next business day.
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