Overhang Design

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Provides instant, graphical feedback on the extent to which an overhang shades a window or other aperture Screen Shots

Keywords

solar, window, overhang, shading

Validation/Testing

N/A

Expertise Required

none

Users

Few (new program), mainly architects and DIY homeowners

Audience

Architects, home owners, interior designers, solar energy professionals.

Input

Window and overhang dimensions, location, date, and time.

Output

Graphic illustrating shade from overhang relative to window.

Computer Platform

Web

Programming Language

Shockwave

Strengths

Provides immediate and easy-to-understand output; allows rapid evaluation of different overhang dimensions and positions.

Weaknesses

Currently works only for vertical walls and simple overhangs.

Contact

Company:

Sustainable By Design

Address:

3631 Bagley Avenue North
Seattle, Washington 98103
United States

Telephone:

+1 (206) 925-9290

Facsimile:

+1 (877) 684-0797

E-mail:

christopher@susdesign.com

Website:

http://www.susdesign.com/

Availability

Availability: Available at WWW page, distributed as shareware ($10 for personal users, $25 for commercial users).