CADPower V18 expands indispensable
functionality for .DWG based CAD

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CADPower is the indispensable productivity tool for every BricsCAD and AutoCAD user. It provides you with over 250+ valuable LISP routines to super-charge your productivity. What’s new in CADPower V18? Enhanced Command: CP_XTRACT (CADPower -> Miscellaneous -> CAD Procedures -> First Set -> Extract from Xref): The CP_XTRACT command is used to extract entities from within a block or an XREF object. This command has been enhanced and improved significantly. ...
2017 Summer Reading List

Your Summer 2017 Reading List

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Free Frontiers of Engineering Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering This volume presents papers on the topics covered at the National Academy of Engineering's 2016 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. Every year the symposium brings together 100 outstanding young leaders in engineering to share their cutting-edge research and innovations in selected areas. The 2016 symposium was held September 19-21 at the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center in Irvine, California. The intent of ...

Intergraph adds BricsCAD support to CADWorx Plant 2017

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Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) today announced the release of Intergraph CADWorx Plant 2017 R1, the latest version of its intelligent 3D plant design solution. In addition to AutoCAD, CADWorx Plant 2017 will now also run on BricsCAD V17 Pro or Platinum, which speaks to the robustness, performance, and growing recognition of Bricsys’ BricsCAD platform. The new release of CADWorx includes the most complete DWG file-based range of tools ...

BricsCAD V17.2 – Up to 5x speed increase, faster command access and new workflows!

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BricsCAD V17.2 boosts display performance, adds new usability tools and comes with a powerful set of workflow-enhancing features – and best of all, it’s free of charge to V17 license owners! A Display Performance Boost The display performance of BricsCAD V17.2 is spectacular. We’ve improved REGEN speed for users who use raster images within their 3D models. Overall, entity selection is enhanced with 5x faster display highlight rendering. You can ZOOM faster, ...

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 ...