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TradeStation EL -> thinkScript Conversion

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Which part of the chart is TD Propulsion? How do you use it and what do you look for it to tell you?


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Do me a favor, draw on this image I am posting below what it is you want to do in the above...

Thanks optntdr13,

I made another chart and used your ZigZag indicator and drew a possible trend channel paralles to the zigzag lines. Their not exactly Wyckoff trends; but if a measured standard deviation is used, it might be useful. I've drawn the channel lines in red.

Also, where did you get the other indicators on your chart and are they free?

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2 seperate versions / time-frame implementations of Time-Segmented Volume turned into a copy of the 3C indicator used by or at least my versions. They encompass the two crazy lines are I use them as leading indicators of institutional money flows. Then, I have TD Propulsion and TD Setup for trend as well as TD Price Flips. Yes, I do use them all and sometimes even more and quite well too

Hi. Could you please send me a pm or email for the indicators in your chart. Thanks.

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TOS ZigZag

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declare upper;
input n = 2.0;
input p = open;
input offset = 1;
input average = yes;

plot zig = reference zigZagpercent("reversal amount" = n, "price" = p);
def sign = reference zigZagtrendpercent("reversal amount" = n, "price" = p);
def new = if !IsNaN(zig) then 1 else 0;
rec count = if new then 1 else count[1] + 1;
rec vol = if new then volume else vol[1] + volume;
def avgvol = if average then roundDown(vol[1] / count[1], 0) else vol[1];
def up = if new and sign > 0 then 1 else 0;
def down = if new and sign < 0 then 1 else 0;
AddChartBubble(up, high + offset, concat(avgvol, ""),, yes);
AddChartBubble(down, low - offset, concat(avgvol, ""),, no);

The above code (by optntdr13) uses the Open to plot the zigzag. I'd like the plot to be from the highs and lows. Any Suggestions? Thanks.

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3C for TOS

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Do me a favor, draw on this image I am posting below what it is you want to do in the above...

2011-03-11_1414 - optntdr13's library

Hi optntdr13,

I noticed you have written TOS code for 3C. Would you be willing to share your TSV 3C code for Think or Swim? I am a fan of Brandt's work at, I currently use 3C in tc2000 and Stockfinder, am considering changing over to TOS since it is provided free by TDAmeritrade. May I ask how you currently use it in your trading? I find it useful for reversals. I would only be using this for personal use and would not share with others.


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