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Karamba3D licenses can be purchased via our website or through one of our established resellers which provide technical support as well as training. 

FREE/TRIAL


 

EDU*

30 + VAT
for academic staff and students

LAB*

270 + VAT
10 lab licenses for institutions

License Validity

1 year license

2 year license*

Perpetual license

Licensing Options

Cloud or Network

Cloud

Cloud or Network

Limitation

Free: Limited components / Trial: 20 beams & 50 shells

Commercial Use

Commercial License

We accept payment via credit card, paypal & wire transfer.
Licenses will be processed and issued electronically within 1-2 working days of successful payment.
They are hosted on McNeel’s Cloud/LAN Zoo platform.

See the System Requirements for running Karamba3D.
We offer temporary licenses for teaching and workshops.

MODEL PROPERTIES

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LAB

Fast linear interpolation between the geometry of multiple models

 

 

 

 

Nodal forces, equivalent nodal forces from distributed forces on meshes, gravity, uniformly distributed line-loads, axial pretension 

 

 

 

 

Multiple load cases

 

 

 

 

Arbitrarily oriented supports, display of support reactions

 

 

 

 

Predefined displacements at supports

 

 

 

 

Circular tubes, I-sections, box-sections, trapezoid-sections of variable shape

 

 

 

 

Cross section library for steel sections

 

 

 

 

Variable material properties, material library

 

 

 

 

Springs between nodes

 

 

 

 

Hinges at the endpoints of beams

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Eccentricities of beams with respect to the line connecting their end-points

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CALCULATIONS

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Calculation of small deflections

 

 

 

 

Second order theory analysis 

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Global buckling calculation

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Nonlinear Analysis WIP

 

 

 

 

Calculation of large deflections (for form-finding)

 

 

 

 

Determination of natural vibration modes and frequencies, consistent mass, user-defined point masses

 

 

 

 

Calculation of eigen-modes of the structure

 

 

 

 

BESO for Beams or Shells

 

 

 

 

Cross section optimization

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Reinforcement optimization of concrete shells

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Tension/Compression Eliminator

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RESULTS 

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Display of strains, stresses, utilization and section forces/moments

 

 

 

 

Normal force and resultant moment per element

 

 

 

 

Section forces, moments and displacements at arbitrary positions along elements

 

 

 

 

Internal bending- and axial deformation energy per element

 

 

 

 

Approximation of principal strain fields on grid shells for force flow lines

 

 

 

 

Nodal displacements: translations and rotations

 

 

 

 

Utilization of elements

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Reaction forces and moments

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Displacements along elements

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EXPORT & UTILITIES 

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Export to DStV – Rstab5-8 or Robot

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Fast topological manipulation of models: stitching and felting with beams

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