Marine Design Plug-in for Rhino

Posts made in March, 2016

New Orca3D Work-In-Progress (WIP) Release (2016-03-24)

By on Mar 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We’re pleased to announce the release of a new Work-in-Progress (WIP) version of Orca3D (1.4 WIP 2016-03-24). This WIP will expire on July 26th, 2016. Please note that this release no longer supports Rhinoceros version 4. This and future Orca3D WIP releases require Rhinoceros version 5. New Features: Incorporated an updated drag library from HydroComp, Inc....

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New Orca3D Release: Version 1.3.4

By on Mar 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

We’re pleased to announce the release of Version 1.3.4 of Orca3D. This version has been through a number of Work-in-Progress (WIP) releases, allowing us to incorporate feedback and suggestions from many of our users. We appreciate all of the comments that we received during this process. Some important points to know about Version 1.3.4: This is a free update to all...

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Real-time Sectional Area Curve

By on Mar 16, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Orca3D allows the real-time monitoring of the sectional area curve (SAC), but also offers to overlay a reference curve (from target values, for example from previous designs or known guidelines) onto the real-time SAC. In the “Define Design Condition” dialog, check the “Real-Time Sectional Area Curve” radio button, then hit the “Reference Values” button. The next...

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