Renko Box Chart Overlay by BD

This is Renko chart overlay for Candles chart. You can use it to identify market direction and potential key points.
To use it simply select box size and any timeframe you want.

With this overlay you can be sure that you'll see every brick on a chart showing general market direction with all the details of a candles chart.

Alternatives Renko overlay charts:

If you don't have access to 1s timeframe or you don't want to use low TF here is the situation with built in Renko chart on 5m TF:

This Renko boxes are linked to chart by time(candle) and price. It will draw a box even if price didn't close above(or below) of box level:

But be careful when setting box size too small because it will produce bad results:
The issue is known and I'll work on fixing it in next update, for now use box size at least the size of a body of a candle, after all renko is for general market movement and not for marking up every tick.

Let me know if you want to see any additions.
Release Notes:
Good news, everyone! With this major update I'm offering you the most accurate Renko chart overlay on the market today.

Now you can set any Box size on any TF you like and be sure that every brick will be plotted on a chart! *Limitations of chart resolution still apply*

Minor updates:
Added label text color setting
Added "Display Until" feature - use this if you can't see all boxes on a chart (because of max box limit)

Release Notes:
*Updated screen picture
Release Notes:
  • Minor improvement
  • Bug fix

  • Added Alerts (on next box level)
Release Notes:
  • Minor productivity improvement
  • Added Box border color input
Release Notes:
  • Removed max bars back limitation when selected large box value and low TF
Open-source script

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