Changing & Customising Units in SCP

Written By: Institute of Spring Technology



Spring Calculator Professional is setup with both metric and imperial units, to change these or customise your own, watch the video above or follow these steps:


To switch unit type

  1. Select 'Options' from the Tools menu

  2. Locate the Units tab from the open dialogue box

  3. Here you can switch between metric and imperial units

  4. Simply click the unit set you wish to use and close the dialogue box


To define your own units

  1. Select 'Options' from the Tools menu

  2. Locate the Units tab from the open dialogue box

  3. Click 'Add New'

  4. Select the units you wish to use for each parameter

  5. Give your new set a name in the 'Description' field

  6. Click 'Apply'


If you have any questions about this guide, please email help@ist.org.uk.



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