New ITW Truspec Anchor Calculation Software 2.0 Now Available
Glendale Heights, IL – July 2016 - A new version of the free TruspecTM anchor calculation software from ITW Red Head® is now available through www.itwredhead.com. Designed for engineers and architects for post-cure concrete anchoring connections, the latest generation of Truspec (version 2.0) offers more customizable configurations, live animations, enhanced 3D modeling, and design optimization options, with the simple and easy-to-navigate interface users have come to expect.
Truspec v.2.0 operates on a new platform that enables users to work online, ensuring they'll always stay connected to the most up-to-date version, without the hassle of installing updates. Users also have the option of a downloadable, desktop version.
"With the new version of Truspec, users will be able to choose from a wide selection of pre- configured layouts and applications, or customize anchor layouts and plate dimensions. All results are modeled in real-time with 3D animations and graphics," said Ashley Mack, Product Manager of Calculation Software for ITW Red Head.
"Users can design with confidence knowing that the software is fully integrated with the latest ACI-318 anchor design method," Mack said. "It also features calculation tools to support design optimization and prevent potential inaccuracies."
Product photos, installation information, and specification data are included. The software also supports architects and engineers by generating printed or PDF versions of anchor connection data, detailed calculations for anchor connection design, and test reports.
Users operating Truspec v.1.2 or earlier versions are encouraged to visit www.itwredhead.com to re-register for Truspec 2.0. Earlier versions of Truspec will be supported through December 31, 2016, but project files between Truspec 2.0 and earlier versions will not be compatible.
To run or download Truspec 2.0, please visit www.itwredhead.com.
About ITW Red Head
Since inventing the concrete anchor in 1910, the ITW Red Head family of concrete anchoring solutions continues to offer market innovation and premium products to commercial and residential builders around the world. In addition to the Epcon® line of adhesives, Red Head also offers the Trubolt® line of mechanical anchors and the Tapcon® line of screw anchors. For additional information on Truspec calculation software, visit www.itw-redhead.com or contact Ashley Mack: firstname.lastname@example.org. To locate a Red Head, Buildex, or Ramset sales representative in your area, email email@example.com or call (800) 348-3231.
About ITW Commercial Construction, North America
ITW Commercial Construction, North America encompasses the brands Buildex®, Red Head®, Ramset®, and PNA with an overall history that dates back over 100 years to 1910. Within this history was the invention of the first "powder- actuated tool" in 1947 and the original self- drilling TEKS® screw anchor in 1967. Together, Buildex, Red Head, Ramset, and PNA work to find innovative, quality products for the construction industry in areas of concrete, drywall, steel fabricators, fire protection, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC. For more information, call (800) 848-5611.