Little applications to help with your job when drafting structure.


Beam Converter.xls.

This excel spreadsheet allows you to select a structural steel member from the list and it will give you all of the dimensional information for that member. It will even tell you what both the metric and imperial sizes are.

LISP Routines

Wisey’s Steel Shapes LISP program

Draws metric and imperial steel members. Has seperate dialog boxes for USA & Australia steel shapes. USA shapes are from the American institute of steel construction’s (AISC) Steel Construction Manual, either the ASD ninth edition or the LRFD first edition. Australian shapes are from the “BHP Hot rolled structural products 1998 edition” and the “Stramit purlins girts and bridging, 2000 edition”.