An overview and how-to guide of the calculator app PCalc. Learn how the app can do dome calculations.
When the iPhone came out, we could immediately recognize the benefits. We knew that if we were going to make the switch to the iPhone, we would have to come up with a dome calculator.
The advanced dome calculator features an oblate ellipsoid and a prolate ellipsoid.
Dome calculations are painful to do by hand. It’s not impossible, just time consuming. So I have written this simple calculation worksheet to help. It will calculate the most commonly needed measurements for a dome — both spherical or oblate.