DraftSight® is a 2D CAD product to access existing DWG files and create new ones at a fraction of the cost of alternative CAD products. DraftSight includes a familiar user interface that delivers a minimal learning curve allowing for an easy transition from a current CAD application.
Features for DraftSight Free
Free, professional-grade 2D CAD product to create, edit and view DWG files. Compatible with Windows®, Mac®, and Linux.The product is backed by a trusted, worldwide company, Dassault Systemes, and provides some amazing features.
Access to online community support and an abundance of learning resources, including the "DraftSight Getting Started Guide.”
Search in Options: Type your search in the Options menu search box to see the path to the topic.
Standard Compliant Drawings: Use the VerifyStandards command to check that the current drawing conforms to industry, corporate, and custom standards. Checks whether names and properties of Layers, LineStyles, Dimension Styles, and TextStyles in the current drawing match those in associated standards files.
Quick Group: Quickly create EntityGroups by using the right mouse button.
iQuestions integration: Log into the DraftSight SwYm community from the Community tab to search and ask iQuestions.
Layer Preview: Preview content of layers one by one or by a set of specified layers.
Mass Properties Calculations: Calculate and display the mass properties of Regions, including the area, perimeter, and centroid.