What are the best engineering drawing softwares?

asked by RK Nehra
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    #1AutoCAD

    AutoCAD
    AutoCAD is a computer-aided design software that allows you to design every detail with 2D and 3D and share drawings across desktop, cloud, and mobile.
    Software

    Windows, Mac, iOS

    Varies by plan

    Omar de la Torre
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "Not much to say about AutoCAD, it's industry standard for a reason. It is very intuitive and makes 2d and 3d drafting very simple. It's very expensive to license and requires updates often but it's a must have in your skill set and tool box. "
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    #2Autodesk

    Autodesk

    Autodesk is a software company that creates programs for 3D design, engineering, architecture, and entertainment. Some of their most popular software are Maya, 3DS Max, and Autocad.

    Websites

    Ryan Ramirez
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "I use this software daily along with the other engineers at our firm. I am really impressed with it. It was fairly easy to learn, and it does everything I need it to do. It is extremely reliable. I have had little to no issues with bugs and crashing which saves me a lot of time and frustration."
  3. 1

    #3Smartdraw

    Smartdraw

    Smartdraw is an alternative online software to Visio, providing online drawing features for your flowcharts, floor plans, calendars and more. This tool includes a huge selection of templates to choose from.

    Websites

    Free

    Judith Fields
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "Pros: Very affordable compared to Visio and if needed you can even export into Visio which is cool. Very user friendly and easy to use. Cons: It consumes abundant resources, its installation is very slow and it is very complex so you need to know it to be able to use."
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    #4SolidWorks

    SolidWorks

    SolidWorks is a 3D solid modeling computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided engineering tool. It allows you to take product ideas and bring them to life, helping you design and improve every aspect of the product design process.

    Software

    Windows

    $3995- Free trial available.

    Randy Nelson
    Written on May 12, 2018
    "This is the best product i have ever got. This is the best designing software. This work so well but not that much expected i mean that is some mix view related to this product."

Summary

Best What are the best engineering drawing softwares
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1AutoCADSoftware 6 Paid
2AutodeskWebsites 1 Paid
3SmartdrawWebsites 1 Free
4SolidWorksSoftware 1 Paid
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