MSTurn is an out of
process software and supports
Microstation version V8
Vehicle Turning Simulation (Swept path analysis) for
Vehicle Turning Simulation (Swept path
analysis). Build your own vehicles and do analysis in the drawing
visualizes wheel and element angles.
Lock to lock Report
Sample of drawing output.
Windows Vista users! Problems running MSTurn? Probably it's Vista's
UAC dabbling, try to launch MSTurn as an Administrator. Simply find the
shortcut for MSTurn, right click on it then in the Compatibility tab select
the option that say: Run this program as an Administrator.If you are using AutoCAD you will find the Vehicle Turning and much
more in CadTools
The Vehicle Turning is also available as a freeware for Bricscad V10. BricsTurn
Last updated 2016-04-09 Build 1.0.26
Update for MSTurn (ca
Last updated 2016-04-09 Build
Download update only. If you already installed
MSTurn and only need the
Default Vehicle library (metric)
Vehicle samples in metric units
Vehicle library (imperial, 2013-05-13) Vehicle samples in imperial units
Latest update (2015-04-09
Fixed bug when saving vehicles, some values
didn't save. Fixed problem when plotting sweeplines
and Vehicle to Drawing.
Fixed bug when saving some types of vehicles,
values in datafields where changed when saving.
2015-03-24 Build 1.0.23
scaling by changing application font.
Fixed: Levels are
now sorted in
Enhanced: Perimeter of swept vehicle
Unknown error with some paths fixed.
MSTurn now interacts with Microstation V8 2004 (XM).
Fixed bug: Minimum turning radious
displayed incorrect value for units other than meters
Added support for a number of
drawing units. The code base in this software was based on meters. Using units
smaller than meters would result in slow performance.
Added multiple axels for some vehicle types in the
drawing output for Vehicle Turning. There is no option for the user to
Fixed: Displayed stations where incorrect.
Added: Option for "Plot Swept Vehicle Envelope" (perimeter)
Fixed: Removed swep
path for Tow-bars.
Fixed: Minor bug, the vehicle
could stop before max angle was reached.
New: Lock to lock speed. The minimum radius is back! Now with some
explanation in the helpfile
New: Enhanced color, level and linetype settings for output
Added truck wheel sweep path and options for wheel sweep path color
Disabled "Min Turning Radius" label due to
Turned off the registration dialog when saving
new vehicles. MSTurn is a FREEWARE, sorry for any
information in helpfile, topic: settings dialog
Added three new vehicle types. "Trailer Tow bar Semi", "Double
Tow bar Semi" and "Tandem Trailer". Note! Default vehicle files are not
replaced by the installation, you must replace them by downloading and saving
them in MSTurn folder. Imperial library doesn't contain any sample vehicles for
the three new types.
Fixed some issues with Vehicle Turning.
You can cancel the operation by pressing the cancel button.