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TechniQL

TechniQL is a 2-D CAD package which is suitable for general, scientific and engineering applications.

Advertised features include:

  • Full User Guide and Reference Manual provided on disk / microdrive
  • Menu or Keyboard driven
  • Supports pictures many times larger than the screen
  • Zoom in and out
  • Compressed storage of designs
  • Complete library of drawing tools - lines, circles, boxes, ellipses, polygons, curves
  • Two screen modes
  • Relocatable code (compatible with disk and extra RAM)
  • Up to 75 cells can be created
  • Cells can be edited, mirrored, rotated, scaled, positioned accurately in other cells
  • Grid and grid snap
  • Up to 8 layers per design
  • Text can be included
  • Fast multi-width printer output
  • Suitable for flow charts, electrical designs, mechanical drawings, letterheads/logos, architectural drawings

It also has a support package Technikit which adds new facilities.


Screenshot of Sinclair QL TechniQL - demonstration drawing
Title: TechniQL
Author: Jon R Malone and Craig Renfrew, with character set and demonstration screen by Stuart McMeekin
Publisher: Talent Computer Systems
Year of Publication: 1986
Platforms Suitable for: All Sinclair QLs and emulators
Commercial Status: Commercial
Price as at September 1986: £49.95
Reviews: Unknown
Sources Available from: n/a
Latest Version available from: RWAP Software website

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