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What is a good 3D freeware CAD program for modifying this DXF camber jig dr...

May 31, 2019, 8:17 am

Do you have experience with 3D CAD freeware on Windows to help advise me? o What 3D CAD freeware might work well for this simple DXF style drawing? The reason I ask is that, often, the expense of... Read more »

What 3D CAD freeware might work well for this simple DXF style drawing?

May 31, 2019, 8:03 am

Do you have experience with 3D CAD freeware on Windows to help advise me? o What 3D CAD freeware might work well for a simple DXF style drawing? The reason I ask is that, often, the expense of co... Read more »

Autocad 2017, enlarge distance between two parallel lines

June 10, 2018, 4:22 pm

Hi to everybody! I have to parallel line and I need to enlarge the distance from the second above line to the first one below it without delete one of them by using offset tool, how could I do i... Read more »

Biggest AutoCAD DXF File You Ever Encountered?

May 29, 2018, 10:30 pm

Just out of curiosity, what was the biggest DXF file you ever had to deal with? 1GB? 15GB? What was it? DipStick Read more »

leadership study program on urban innovation

May 4, 2018, 6:50 am

This year?s Leaders Study Program on Urban Innovations is in Vancou ver and scheduled between August 27-30th August .The city?s extraordin ary success meant that the city?s name itself has come ... Read more »

Ethical Hacking Training | CEH Course in Delhi ? S SDN Technologies

February 21, 2018, 8:12 am

EC-Council CEH aka Certified Ethical Hacking training course is the most pr eferred certification program being favored by security experts to equip th e knowledge and technicality of attempting cy... Read more »

Visual Basic problem.

June 25, 2017, 8:36 pm

When I installed AutoCAD 2013, I included the Visual Basic option. The code shown below works in previous versions of AutoCAD, but not in Auto CAD 2013. Can somebody help me to get it working. ... Read more »

Creating a viewport in modelspace?

June 29, 2016, 11:47 am

Dear Reader, I need some help using Autocad. I'm currently working on a drawing that has multiple views of one floor; construction view, mechanical view, electrical view, and so on... I got these v... Read more »

autocad file cannot be opened

June 28, 2015, 4:02 pm


Re: Need Incom/Salary Ideas for Waterjet Operator

December 9, 2014, 6:18 pm

Hello I have experienced in AutoCAD 2D drafting & CNC water jet cutting field. Like programming and operating for OMAX Tilt A-jet water jet machine & Water jet Germany machine. Currently I am w... Read more »

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How to connect to SQL server database in my Visual Lisp routine ?

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Hi, Everyone, I'm programming in Visual Lisp. I need to get the information from a database. Actually, I use a SQL Server 2000. But my Visual Lisp routine can't connect to this database. I tried to c... Read more »

Unfold a polyline

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Does anyone have/know of a routine/method to unfold a polyline comprising both straight and curved segments? Any help appreciated. Cheers Read more »

scadline.shx is a normal text font file, not a shape file.

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scadline.shx is a normal text font file, not a shape file. I am so tired of the error message. I am pretty certain it came in when I inserted a site plan from a surveyor into my file. I can't find a... Read more »

TROS-Opgelicht tot zelfs 3x toe aandacht aan TEC-Nijmegen-BOEKLAGEN

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Televisie kijkend Nederland lag in een deuk van het lachen. Tot zelfs 3x toe besteedde de TROS aandacht aan twee 'voor paal staande en te kijk gezette' bedriegers: WAO'er Dijkstra en ene Boeklagen va... Read more »

Paper Space: Setting limits problem

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Dear fellow cad users, ver: Autocad 2000: I switched to paper space by typing tilemode 0 'enter'. The paper is A4. When I tried to set the limits from 12,9 default to 297,210, this error messag... Read more »

alter Sekonic SPL-460 Plotter

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Hallo zusammen, ich probiere es noch einmal :) Hier an unserer Schule steht ein alter Sekonic Flachbettplotter vom Typ SPL-460. Ich wuerde das (ehemals) teuere Stueck gerne wieder nutzen. Nach einige... Read more »

conversion Drawbase files

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hi, how do i get to convert Drawbase drawing files into Autocad DWG files???? .....i have not Drawbase software..................maybe there is a Convert or Translate software??? Read more »


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I have lost the special characters in AMPOWEREDIT, all I get is a pile of jumbled characters on the toolbox. One minute they were there and the next they'd gone. Any body have a idea what happened. t... Read more »


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How to draw regular dodecahedron in autocad? Help!:) Read more »

Sprocket lisp

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There is an Autogear.lsp for drawing various gears, but is there a similar routine for drawing chain sprocket automatically? I have done a search, but haven't found anything other than Autogear.lsp ... Read more » is a website by engineers for engineers. It is not affiliated with any of manufacturers or vendors discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.