Direct Modeling will Change the Way You Use 3D in BricsCAD V17.2

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Are you considering making the move to 3D? Are you concerned that your team won’t have the time to learn a new tool? Do you spend time worrying about the potential disruption to your business – and your cash flow? We have a solution, and it’s called BricsCAD: all the drafting power, familiar user interface and ease-of-use of industry-leading CAD products, with the simplicity and accuracy of Direct Modeling. We’ve just released BricsCAD ...

World-class Sheet Metal for BricsCAD Adds New Power in V17.2

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If you create, modify and manufacture sheet metal components and assemblies, Sheet Metal for BricsCAD V17.2 will make your work-day better. Whether you’re creating new parts, or updating existing designs, Sheet Metal for BricsCAD gives you maximum flexibility when editing your models. We have combined the freedom of direct modeling with the power of feature-based design. In doing this, we’ve removed the conceptual limits that you would encounter with history-based CAD modelers. Automate the ...

BricsCAD BIM V17.2 is now available.
Make your building designs crystal clear!

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BricsCAD BIM adds Building Information Modeling to BricsCAD Platinum, and brings world-class BIM workflows to the native .dwg environment. Therefore, if you create building and infrastructure projects, it’s possible that BricsCAD BIM can change your world – or at least the way you work. Because of the powerful new features in BricsCAD Platinum V17.2, there’s a world of new functionality in this update of BricsCAD BIM. 3D Direct Modeling makes ...

Go-forward AutoCAD licensing options and alternatives

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Steve Johnson of CAD Nauseam (and contributing editor of CADALYST magazine) conducted an excellent in-depth analysis of the go-forward AutoCAD licensing options and related costs over 3/5/10 years. For CIOs, CFOs, and CAD Managers that oversee large CADD/CAE portfolios this is no longer something that can be ignored. Autodesk license costs options 1 & 2 – stay on maintenance, subscription now http://bit.ly/2ndUECi Autodesk license costs options 3, 4 & 5 – ...

BricsCAD V17 is now available for Linux Ubuntu, Fedora, and OpenSuse

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It's now more than ever – all about you. We know that countless new features do not equal productivity. When you use a CAD tool, it is about your workflow; it’s all about getting your designs documented so that you can bill for your work, build that building, machine those components or fabricate that assembly. Today, you can work in BricsCAD for Linux using familiar 2D drafting and advanced 3D ...

Will you take the bait from your AutoCAD rep?

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The discounts offered on multi-year contracts to switch you to subscription may look appealing at first, but you’ll still pay a lot more in the end. You can opt for a clear, unambiguous offer instead. By switching to BricsCAD Pro you can save up to $4,620 per seat over five years, and you still get a perpetual license. With BricsCAD, you buy it, you own it FOREVER. BricsCAD has received critical ...

BricsCAD joins buildingSMART to give the .DWG community access to the huge potential of the BIM approach

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by Sander Scheiris It has always has been our goal to come up with a new intuitive BIM solution, where the model created during the preliminary stage of a project can still be used until the ultimate delivery of the building project. Along that process you should be able to link more data and generate all the necessary documents and reports: 2D sections, details, bill of materials, etc. The deep integration ...

Smart Architects BIM in .DWG

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While Revit has been a tremendous success for Autodesk in the AEC space, it has also in many ways disenfranchised its own traditional AutoCAD AEC users. Much revolves around the core file format. AutoCAD was built around .DWG, the ubiquitous file format used by more than 12 Million licensed (60M+ if you include pirated) architectural, design, engineering, and detailing users. Can any company afford to ignore such an install base? ...

NEW | Inside BricsCAD V17

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Now available for download - Free eBook "Inside BricsCAD" (PDF - 330 pages), written by Ralph Grabowski, updated to include the new BricsCAD V17 features. Learn how to create drawings with BricsCAD in as little as a day! The more advanced chapters in the book cover topics like modeling 2D regions & booleans and 3D direct modeling. You will discover how dimensional and geometric constraints speed up your design process. ...