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Category: Carlson Civil
Topic ID: 541
Title: Carlson Command Equivalents to Eagle Point RoadCalc
Created: 0000-00-00Last modified: 0000-00-00

EP RoadCalc → Alignments Menu
EP Command Name EP Key-in Carlson Equivalent Carlson Key-in
Edit Data rcaldata Centerline → Input-Edit Centerline File cledit
Manage rcalman No Direct Carlson Equivalent - na -
Convert Objects to Alignment rcalign Centerline → Polyline to Centerline File clpline
Offset rcaloff Centerline → Enter Right of Way rowentry
Generate Reports rcalrep Centerline → Centerline Report clreport
Manage Utilities rcutil Network (Hydro) → Create Sewer Structure putswr
View Alignment Graphics rcalview Window (AutoCAD) → Activate DrawingName - na -
Synchronize Graphics & Data rcalsync Centerline → Draw Centerline File (or Polyline to Centerline File) cl2pline (clpline)

EP RoadCalc → Cross-Sections Menu
EP Command Name EP Key-in Carlson Equivalent Carlson Key-in
Manage Surfaces rcsurfman Not Required in Carlson Software - na -
Edit Cross-Section Data rcxsdata Sections → Input-Edit Section File scted
Extract Cross-Section Data rcxsfsm Sections → Create Sections from → Sections from Grid or Triangulation Surface sctgrid
Preview from Surface Model rcxs2pnt Sections → Quick Sections quicksct
Annotate Cross-Sections rcxsann Sections → Draw Section Alignment drawxms
Generate Subsurfaces rcxsgensub Sections → Rock Sections → Input-Edit Rock Section File sctrock
Generate Reports rcxsrep Sections → Section Report sctrprt
Import rcxsimp Sections → Section Conversions → (various) (various)
Export rcxsexp Sections → Section Conversions → (various) (various)
Create User Format rcxsuser No Direct Carlson Equivalent - na -
View Cross-Section Graphics1 rcxsview Window (AutoCAD) → Activate DrawingName - na -
Settings rcxsset Sections → Section Utilities → Extend Sections to Offset Limits extendsct
Synchronize Graphics & Data rcxssync Sections → Draw Section File drawsct
1View Cross-Section Graphics -- If it is desireable to display quick, interactive cross-sections, consider using the Carlson RoadNet command found at Roads → Road Network (roadnet):
  1. Highlight the Road Name and click Edit.
  2. Click the Edit button to the right of the Profile Name.
  3. Click Show Sections.

EP RoadCalc → Profiles Menu
EP Command Name EP Key-in Carlson Equivalent Carlson Key-in
Edit Data rcprdata Profiles → Design Road Profile → Input-Edit Road Profile roadpro
Manage rcprman No Direct Carlson Equivalent - na -
Convert Objects to Profile rcprof Profiles → Create Profile from → Profile from Polyline on Profile Grid pro2dpl
Extract from Surface Model rcprfsm Profiles → Create Profile from → Profile from Grid or Triangulation Surface progrid
Original Ground Profiles rcprorig Profiles → Create Profile from → Profile from Grid or Triangulation Surface progrid
Generate Reports rcprrep Profiles → Profile Report preport
View Profile Graphics2 rcprview Window (AutoCAD) → Activate DrawingName - na -
Settings rcprset Settings → Carlson Configure → Section-Profile Settings config_scad
Synchronize Graphics & Data rcprsync Profiles → Draw Profile drawprof
2View Profile Graphics -- If it is desireable to develop a quick, interactive profile, consider using the Carlson Quick Profile command found at Profiles → Quick Profile (quickpro).
EP RoadCalc → Typical Sections Menu
EP Command Name EP Key-in Carlson Equivalent Carlson Key-in
Edit Typical Section Data rctpdata Roads → Design Template template
Manage Typical Sections rctpman No Direct Carlson Equivalent - na -
Construct Typical Section rctpcad Roads → Design Template template
View Typical Section Graphics rctpview Roads → Draw Typical Template tempdraw

EP RoadCalc → Process Menu
EP Command Name EP Key-in Carlson Equivalent Carlson Key-in
Associate Alignment and Profiles rcproassoc Roads → Assign Template Pt Centerline (Assign Template Pt Profile) tpcset (tppset)
Slopes Library rcproslope No Direct Carlson Equivalent - na -
Manage Condition Tables rcprocond No Direct Carlson Equivalent - na -
Edit Design Locations rcproloc Roads → Input-Edit Template Series tplseries
Run Design3 rcprorun Roads → Process Road Design eworks
3Run Design -- If it is desireable to process several roads together, consider using the Carlson Road Network (RoadNet) command found at Roads → Road Network (roadnet).
EP RoadCalc → Output Menu
EP Command Name EP Key-in Carlson Equivalent Carlson Key-in
Cross-Section Sheets rcxssheet Sections → Draw Section File drawsct
Plan and Profile Sheets rcppsheet Profiles → Draw Profile drawprof
Adjust Plan and Profile Sheets rcppadjust Profiles → Profile Grid/Sheet → Adjust Plan/Profile Sheet ppsheet
Mass Diagram Sheets rcmdsheet Sections → Cut/Fill Analysis → Mass Haul Analysis masshaul
Breaklines from PT Codes rcbrkpt Sections → Section Utilities → Sections to 3D Polylines scto3dp
Profiles from PT Codes rcprfpt Profiles → Create Profile from → Profile from Section File profsct
Catchlines rccatchl Sections → Section Utilities → Sections to 3D Polylines scto3dp
3-D Faces rcface Surface → 3D Views → Surface 3D Flyover flyby
Inherit Elevation from Design rcinherit 3D Data → Set Point Elevations → By Surface Model 3dpts_tin
Create Surface Model From Road rcroadmodel Roads → Process Road Design eworks
Volumes rcvols Sections → Calculate Section Volumes calcsct
Stations and Coordinates rcstacoord Roads → Process Road Design eworks
Catchpoints rccatchp Sections → Section Utilities → Sections to Points sctopt
Elevation/Depth at Offsets rcelevoff Sections → Section Report sctrprt
Cross-Section Staking rcxsstake Sections → Cut/Fill Analysis → Cut Sheet cutsheet
Sub-project Prototype Settings rcprotoset No Direct Carlson Equivalent - na -

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