A powerful 2D design and drafting solution that lets you create, edit, view and markup any kind of 2D drawing. It includes productivity tools, an API, and a familiar user interface that makes it easy to transition from other comparable CAD applications.

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NEW IN DRAFTSIGHT PROFESSIONAL 2018

Increase your speed and efficiency with enhanced usability and new productivity tools.

Quick Input Methods

Quick Input Methods

Provide a command entry interface near the cursor to input coordinates, distances, and angles.

Placing Dimensions with Dimension Widgets

Placing Dimensions with Dimension Widgets

Place dimensions automatically along Bounding Boxes aligned with other dimensions and spaced with the predefined offset distances.

Copying/Pasting Entities to the Active Layer

Copying/Pasting Entities to the Active Layer

Copy/paste selected entities with new options to the active layer instead of the source layer.

G-code Enhancements

G-code Enhancements

Re-work the user interface and add program append capability.

Entity Highlighting

Entity Highlighting

Colored highlighting replaces legacy dashed-style highlighting.

Arrow Key Nudging Entities

Arrow Key Nudging Entities

Use the Shift + Arrow keys to move selected entities according to a specified increment.

Curved Text

Curved Text

Place text along an arc to better control the text direction and location.

Redefine Base Point

Redefine Base Point

Set a new base point for a block using the right mouse button.

ADDITIONAL DRAFTSIGHT PROFESSIONAL FEATURES

Productivity-boosters to enhance your experience when printing, inserting and editing blocks, cleaning up your drawing, and more.

TOOLBOX

A standards-based mechanical symbol library and annotation add-on that allows you to insert hardware, generate holes and callouts for holes, create a bill of materials, and add balloons, welding and surface finish symbols.