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. ...

BricsCAD V17 introduces new functionality for 2D Drafting, 3D Modeling, Sheet Metal Design, and Building Information Modeling

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The new BricsCAD V17 brings the power of Building Information Modeling to the .DWG world. Create intuitively without limitation as you would do in SketchUp – but be faster and more precise. BricsCAD BIM combines in one product the most advanced 3D sketch modeler with full IFC certified BIM functionality. It allows you to work through all the typical design stages without leaving the .DWG platform. Gent, Belgium: November 2, ...

What’s Inside the Upcoming BricsCAD V17 Release?

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BRICSYS previews new 2D/3D DWG functionality in BricsCAD® V17, BIM for BricsCAD® (Building Information Modeling), and industry leading Sheet Metal for BricsCAD®  at its BIC Conference in Munich, Germany. With the BMW Welt grand auditorium in Munich filled to the walls with BricsCAD synergy partners, application developers, and strategic customers, BRICSYS highlighted what's coming in the November V17 release of BricsCAD.   New and improved 2D and 3D features in ...

LVD includes BricsCAD Sheet Metal in new CADMAN-SDI module

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CADMAN-SDI simplifies 2D and 3D CAD file import and calculation of cost drivers. CADMAN-SDI now includes BricsCAD® Sheet Metal, a robust 3D direct modeling CAD package. BricsCAD allows the 3D drawing to be reviewed in detail, modified or corrected as required. LVD Company nv has added a new module to its CADMAN® Suite of programming and shop management software. CADMAN-SDI (Smart Drawing Importer) simplifies 2D and 3D CAD file import ...
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Free eBook – Learn BricsCAD in as little as a day

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We're happy to announce another free book for our users. With "Inside BricsCAD V16" you learn how to create drawings with BricsCAD in as little as a day! Learn how to start with BricsCAD, take a tour through its user interface, and then get your feet wet by drawing a few lines. You want to know how to create drawings with BricsCAD, and this book shows you how to. This ...

VIDEO – LISP Scripts for BricsCAD Sheet Metal

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The BricsCAD LISP API for Sheet Metal allows you to write very powerful scripts which can save you a lot of manual processing work and increase your productivity. In this video we demonstrate a customizable lisp script to automatically unfold all sheet metal parts. The .step file of the sheet metal part was first imported using the BricsCAD Communicator module. The model contained numerous sheet metal parts of a different thickness. Other programs would …