Foucault2 2.09 released

Foucault2 is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with mirror design and polishing.

The code source is GPL, using Qt, feel free to contribute or to ask for features.
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Foucault2

Latest build: version 2.09 (13/05/2017):
- Added full details view
- Added date/time display in normal view

Download setup_Foucault2_2.09.exe (6.9 Mo)

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Astree 1.18 released

Astree is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with optical design and optimisation.

This software computes and shows the ray-tracing analysis of optical devices, having conical or polynomial surfaces, having reflections, transmissions, stops, analysis of the image quality.
There is a also an optimization module to enhance your optical designs!

The code sources are GPL, using Qt, feel free to send patches and request!!
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Astree

Latest build: version 1.18 (13/05/2017):
- Better and quicker scaling engine
- Minor UI fixes

Download setup_Astree_1.18.exe (6.4 Mo)

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Foucault2 2.08 released

Foucault2 is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with mirror design and polishing.

The code source is GPL, using Qt, feel free to contribute or to ask for features.
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Foucault2

Latest build: version 2.08 (28/01/2017):
- Using latest Qt 5.8.0 (graphics engine)
- Added Zip file with executable in a portable app: unzip and run!

Download setup_Foucault2_2.08.exe (6.9 Mo)
Download portable application Foucault2_2.08.zip (8.5 Mo)

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Astree 1.17 released

Astree is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with optical design and optimisation.

This software computes and shows the ray-tracing analysis of optical devices, having conical or polynomial surfaces,having reflections, transmissions, stops, analysis of the image quality.

The code sources are GPL, using Qt, feel free to send patches and request!!
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Astree

Latest build: version 1.17 (02/01/2017):
- Quicker and better optimizer
- New samples added
- Many user interface improvement

Download setup_Astree_1.17.exe (6.4 Mo)
Download portable application Astree 1.17.zip (8.5 Mo)

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Astree 1.16 released

Astree is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with optical design and optimisation.

This software computes and shows the ray-tracing analysis of optical devices, having conical or polynomial surfaces,having reflections, transmissions, stops, analysis of the image quality.

The code sources are GPL, using Qt, feel free to send patches and request!!
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Astree

Latest build: 1.16 (27/10/2016 ): Download setup_Astree_1.16.exe (6.4 Mo)

- Quicker and better optimizer
- Smalls bugs fixed
- Alias surfaces ( re-uses surfaces and parameters ( in Mangin, Hougton… design)

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Foucault 2.07 released

Foucault2 is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with mirror design and polishing.

Latest build: version 2.07 (29/04/2016 ):
The code source is GPL, using Qt, feel free to contribute or to ask for features.
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Foucault2

Changes:
- Better print code
- Added Possibility to remove tasks

Download setup_Foucault2_2.07.exe (6.7 Mo)

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Foucault 2.06 released

Foucault2 is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with mirror design and polishing.

Latest build: version 2.06 (13/04/2016 ):
The code source is GPL, using Qt, feel free to contribute or to ask for features.
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Foucault2

Changes:
- Better print code

Download setup_Foucault2_2.06.exe (14.5 Mo)

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Foucault 2.05 released

Foucault2 is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with mirror design and polishing.

Latest build: version 2.05 (12/04/2016 ):
The code source is GPL, using Qt, feel free to contribute or to ask for features.
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Foucault2

Changes:
- Updated translations (thanks to Ken Slater)

Download setup_Foucault2_2.05.exe (14.5 Mo)

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Foucault 2.04 released

Foucault2 is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with mirror design and polishing.

Latest build: version 2.04 (19/03/2016 ):
The code source is GPL, using Qt, feel free to contribute or to ask for features.
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Foucault2

Changes:
- Added smooth curves
- Using latest Qt 5.6.0

Download setup_Foucault2_2.04.exe (14 Mo)

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Foucault 2.03 released

Foucault2 is an Amateur Telescope Making freeware to help with mirror design and polishing.

Latest build: version 2.03 (06/03/2016 ):
The code source is GPL, using Qt, feel free to contribute or to ask for features.
Source hosted at GitHub : https://github.com/edeforas/Foucault2

Changes:
- Added work type (Polishing, Figuring…)
- Minor bug fixes

Download setup_Foucault2_2.03.exe (14 Mo)

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