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How to do curved roof?


Monika

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Hello,

I haven't found any clear information or straightforward suggestions for how to do curved roofs on PVSol.

I saw one suggestion to make 2m wide single pitched roofs and join them together, but if the building is large or complicated, this option will take too long.

Another suggestion I received was to add attic layers to the pitch roof, but this doesn't work for me. Could someone please show me a step-by-step solution?

Screenshot attached - this is what happens when I add attic layers (it does not work for me!)

Thank you in advance.

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Hi Monika

For such a task I would not recommend PV*SOL, but a real CAD software.

After creating such a model you could automatically create module areas onto the object. They have to be flat:

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After the automatic determination -- it works for simple surfaces like this -- you could start placing modules.

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Does this help?

Kind regards
Frederik

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